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Question headaches, generalized tonic-clonic seizures, and bilateral leg weakness.hyperostosis of the calvarium

A 50-year-old woman presents with a 5-year history of headaches, generalized tonic-clonic seizures, and bilateral leg weakness. Skull films reveal hyperostosis of the calvarium. Biopsy of the responsible lesion shows a whorling pattern of the cells. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
A. Arachnoid cyst
B. Glioblastoma multiforme
C. Meningioma
D. Metastatic breast cancer
E. Oligodendroglioma
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Whorling pattern+ hyperosteosis+ 5yrs(b9)

Meningioma...
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