Gliomatosis peritonei is a rare condition associated with ovarian teratomas. Even rarer is extraperitoneal gliomatosis. We present a case of extraperitoneal gliomatosis with pleural implants and implants within the flank muscles, which regressed after resection of the primary tumor.
Departments of *General Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery
†Pediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology
‡Radiology, Division of Pediatric Radiology, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY
The authors declare no conflict of interest.
Reprints: Sandra Tomita, MD, Department of General Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, 530 First Ave, Suite, 10 W, New York, NY 10016 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Received January 31, 2014
Accepted June 26, 2014