clival meningioma

a posterior fossa meningioma located over the middle or rostral part of the clivus; symptoms include palsy of the fifth, seventh, or eighth cranial nerve and gait ataxia.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • posterior fossa meningioma — a meningioma in the posterior cranial fossa; these include tentorial, clival, and cerebellopontine angle meningiomas …   Medical dictionary

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