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November 1976

Ectopic Meningioma of the Superior Orbital Rim

Author Affiliations

From the Veterans Administration Hospital, and the Departments of Ophthalmology and Pathology, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1976;94(11):1920-1922. doi:10.1001/archopht.1976.03910040626010

• An ectopic meningioma occurred on the upper orbital rim in a 33-year-old man. Removal of this tumor was difficult because of its wood-like consistency and numerous calcifications, but excision led to a good cosmetic and functional result.