Solitary eosinophilic granuloma invading the clivus of an adult: case report.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A 41-year-old white man with facial pain and diplopia was found to have an invasive lesion of the clivus. The final pathological diagnosis was eosinophilic granuloma. The patient's symptoms resolved completely after transsphenoidal resection of the lesion. The pathological and radiological diagnosis and the treatment of solitary eosinophilic granulomas are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sampson, JH; Rossitch, E; Young, JN; Lane, KL; Friedman, AH

Published Date

  • October 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 31 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 755 - 757

PubMed ID

  • 1407464

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1524-4040

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0148-396X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1227/00006123-199210000-00022


  • eng