Amyloidoma of the skull base

Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1990 Sep;114(9):974-6.


Localized amyloid tumors of the central nervous system are rare. We present the case of a 59-year-old white man with a large expansile amyloidoma at the base of the skull. To our knowledge this is the second reported case of localized amyloid tumor involving the skull.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Amyloidosis / pathology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Skull Neoplasms / pathology*