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Pediatr Neurosurg (2022) 57 (5): 333–342.
Published Online: 23 August 2022
...Zheng Lu; Wen-Jian Zheng; Xu Han; Jian Gong Introduction: Middle fossa arachnoid cyst (MFAC) is one of the most common cranial cysts in children, and the various postoperative complications following cyst fenestration represent a major concern. We conducted a retrospective study in our department...
Ahmad F. Tamimi, Nosaiba T. Al Ryalat, Amer K. Al Qaisi, Malik E. Juweid, Fatimah N. Obeidat, Tala G. Al Hyasat, Afnan N. Ghafel, Sahar M. Almustafa, Mohamad A. Al Rashdan, Tariq A. Kannan, Iskandar A. Tamimi
Pediatr Neurosurg (2021) 56 (1): 35–44.
Published Online: 17 February 2021
...Ahmad F. Tamimi; Nosaiba T. Al Ryalat; Amer K. Al Qaisi; Malik E. Juweid; Fatimah N. Obeidat; Tala G. Al Hyasat; Afnan N. Ghafel; Sahar M. Almustafa; Mohamad A. Al Rashdan; Tariq A. Kannan; Iskandar A. Tamimi Introduction: There is paucity of data regarding change in arachnoid cyst (AC) volume...
Yoichiro Kawamura, Hiroshi Oketani, Masahiro Mizoguchi, Nobuhiro Hata, Satoshi O. Suzuki, Koji Iihara
Pediatr Neurosurg (2020) 55 (4): 197–202.
Published Online: 14 September 2020
... in the midline of the cisterna magna dorsal to the medulla oblongata. The cyst was cerebrospinal fluid-like, causing us to suspect a symptomatic arachnoid cyst. The lucent cyst wall had no apparent attachment, and complete recovery ensued following total excision of the cyst wall. Pathology confirmed a diagnosis...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2020) 55 (1): 62–66.
Published Online: 26 November 2019
...Catherine Peterson; Michael Lawless; Sandeep Sood Introduction: Sellar/suprasellar arachnoid cysts are infrequent nonneoplastic cystic lesions that account for approximately 1% of all arachnoid cysts. While various surgical treatment options have been proposed for symptomatic lesions, treatment...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2019) 54 (4): 253–257.
Published Online: 02 July 2019
...Burak Karaaslan; Eray Doğan; Alp Özgün Börcek Arachnoid cysts are benign, cerebrospinal fluid-filled collections that can be located in the brain or spinal cord. Arachnoid cysts form approximately 1% of all intracranial lesions. They are accepted as arachnoid developmental anomaly and arise from...
Belinda Shao, Matei A. Banu, Jason J. Carroll, Philip M. Meyers, Sean D. Lavine, Neil A. Feldstein, Richard C.E. Anderson
Pediatr Neurosurg (2019) 54 (2): 132–138.
Published Online: 16 January 2019
... and traumatic brain injury. We present the first reported case of a young child who developed diffuse vasospasm following open fenestration of an arachnoid cyst and was promptly treated, with full recovery of neurologic function. Although vasopasm after arachnoid cyst fenestration is rare, it can be included...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2017) 52 (5): 346–350.
Published Online: 29 August 2017
...Mustafa Nadi; Ana Nikolic; Dalal Sabban; Tahani Ahmad Arachnoid cysts (ACs) are frequently encountered in pediatric neurosurgical practice. Their natural history and optimum treatment are not well determined. The authors describe a resolution of asymptomatic middle fossa AC after trivial head...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2017) 52 (5): 343–345.
Published Online: 19 August 2017
...Utku Adilay; Bulent Guclu; Mehmet Tiryaki; Tufan Hicdonmez We report the case of a 7-year-old boy with an incidentally diagnosed left sylvian arachnoid cyst. At a clinical follow-up of 2 years, cranial computed tomography scans found the cyst to be totally resolved. The mechanism of this rare...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2017) 52 (2): 98–102.
Published Online: 03 December 2016
...Girish M. Ramachandran; Rajesh P. Nair; Lakshman I. Kongwad; G. Shanthakumar Sylvian arachnoid cysts pose considerable management dilemmas. Surgical options include cyst fenestration, either endoscopically or microsurgically, and cysto-peritoneal shunt. One of the rare complications after rapid...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2015) 50 (4): 234.
Published Online: 19 June 2015
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Pediatr Neurosurg (2015) 50 (4): 233.
Published Online: 28 May 2015
...Erkan Sari; Mustafa Gulgun; Samet Verim; Ediz Yesilkaya Dear Editor We read with great interest the article by Upadhyaya et al. [ 1 ] entitled ‘Sylvian Cistern Arachnoid Cyst - A Rare Cause of Precocious Puberty' published in a recent issue of Pediatric Neurosurgery . It reported the case...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2015) 50 (2): 84–87.
Published Online: 17 April 2015
... arachnoid cyst causing right falcial herniation. During the insertion of an Ommaya reservoir, hemosiderin was found to be coating the inner wall of the cyst, which may indicate that the asymptomatic cyst evolved to a tension cyst due to spontaneous hemorrhage. Surgical decompression resulted in complete...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2013) 49 (6): 360–364.
Published Online: 17 December 2014
..., mimicking other ascending paralytic processes. We present a case of a child presenting with weakness of the lower extremities and frequent falls who was found to have a compressive thoracic arachnoid cyst and a large distal syrinx. After surgical decompression, the patient made significant improvement...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2013) 49 (6): 365–368.
Published Online: 21 November 2014
... systems, however, there is little information concerning their involvement in endocrinological disorders. We report a case of a sylvian cistern arachnoid cyst presenting with precocious puberty in a 3-year-old girl. The child recovered following a cystoperitoneal shunt. The mass effect of the arachnoid...
Alexandre Varella Giannetti, Sílvia Maria Ferreira Fraga, Márcia Cristina Silva, Juliana Gurgel-Giannetti
Pediatr Neurosurg (2013) 48 (3): 157–162.
Published Online: 08 February 2013
...Alexandre Varella Giannetti; Sílvia Maria Ferreira Fraga; Márcia Cristina Silva; Juliana Gurgel-Giannetti Background: To describe the neuroendoscopic treatment of interhemispheric arachnoid cysts. Methods: Five children (aged 1-9 months) harboring interhemispheric arachnoid cysts underwent...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2012) 48 (1): 55–58.
Published Online: 21 July 2012
...Hayri Kertmen; Bora Gürer; Erdal Resit Yilmaz; Zeki Sekerci Both chronic subdural hematoma and arachnoid cysts are common lesions in neurosurgical practice. Arachnoid cysts are a well-known predisposing factor for chronic subdural hematoma. Here, we present a 12-year-old taekwondo athlete...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2012) 47 (4): 248–253.
Published Online: 03 February 2012
... hematoma, hypothalamic hamartoma and 1 arachnoid cyst in the retrosellar and prepontine area. Surgery was performed from the right side in 15 cases and from the left in 3 cases. Results: Total resection was achieved in 9 cases (50%), subtotal resection in 4 cases (22%), and partial resection in 5 cases (28...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2011) 46 (5): 362–367.
Published Online: 09 March 2011
...Tae-Gon Kim; Dong-Seok Kim; Joong-Uhn Choi We report 2 cases of arachnoid cysts related to a head trauma. The first case involved a 1-year-old girl who developed an arachnoid cyst 7 months after suffering a head trauma due to a motor vehicle accident, and the second case involved a 1-year-old boy...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2010) 46 (2): 151–154.
Published Online: 03 August 2010
... of coexistence of multiple intracranial pathologies have been reported, occurrence of an arachnoid and epidermoid cyst in the same patient has never been reported. A 16-year-old boy was referred to us with a diagnosis of left temporal arachnoid cyst. Careful review of the MRI showed the presence of 2 different...
Pediatr Neurosurg (2010) 45 (6): 410–413.
Published Online: 24 December 2009
...Sanser Gul; Burak Bahadir; Murat Kalayci; Bektas Acikgoz Noncommunicating spinal intradural extramedullary arachnoid cysts are an extremely rare cause of spinal cord compression. An 8-year-old boy presented with progressive paraparesis. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed a posterior intradural...