Cavum vergae and cavum septum pellucidum

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Study requested for headache

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

CT brain

CT without pathological findings, incidentally observed cavum vergae and cavum septum pellucidum. 

Case Discussion

The cavum vergae is a collection of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) between the two leaves of the septum pellucidum extending posteriorly to the columns of the fornix. It is nearly always communicates anteriorly with the cavum septum pellucidum

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Case information

rID: 23164
Published: 25th May 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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