Subcutaneous sacrococcygeal ependymoma with inguinal lymph node metastasis. Case report

J Neurosurg. 1988 Mar;68(3):474-7. doi: 10.3171/jns.1988.68.3.0474.


A patient with a subcutaneous sacrococcygeal ependymoma and metastasis to the inguinal lymph nodes is presented and his treatment is described. Previous reports on sacrococcygeal ependymoma are reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Animals
  • Cricetinae
  • Ependymoma* / pathology
  • Ependymoma* / secondary
  • Ependymoma* / surgery
  • Groin
  • Humans
  • Lymphatic Metastasis*
  • Male
  • Sacrococcygeal Region*