Arachnoid cyst (posterior fossa) with hydrocephalus

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Large posterior cranial fossa arachnoid cyst causing hydrocephalus.

Case Discussion

Child with massive obstructive hydrocephalus due to a posterior fossa arachnoid cyst pushing the cerebellum anteriorly and obstructing CSF flow.

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Case information

rID: 5682
Case created: 14th Mar 2009
Last edited: 8th Aug 2017
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