Choroidal fissure cyst

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 15
Gender: Male

Incidental finding on a non-contrast CT-scan of the head; a hypodense structure near the left choroid fissure.

Case Discussion

Findings compatible with choroidal fissure cyst. They frequently represent either an arachnoid cystneuroglial cyst or a neuroepithelial cyst. Usually asymptomatic.

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Case information

rID: 32635
Published: 8th Dec 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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