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Neurosurgery. 1987 Aug;21(2):244-6.

Multiple sclerosis plaque simulating cerebral tumor: case report and review of the literature.

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Division of Neurosurgery, Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy.

Abstract

Multiple sclerosis rarely may present as a focal cerebral mass with clinical features and computed tomographic scan appearances of cerebral tumor. Distinguishing between these can be difficult or impossible. We report a case of a multiple sclerosis plaque involving the parietal lobe with mass effect; clinical and radiological features had led to a diagnosis of cerebral tumor.

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