Choroidal fissure cyst

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem

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Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Small left temporal cyst at the level of the choroidal fissure. Normal appearance of the adjacent hippocampus and medial temporal lobe.

Case Discussion

Small choroidal fissure cyst on the left side, otherwise unremarkable study of the brain.

A choroidal fissure cyst is usually asymptomatic, however it should be taken into consideration when there is no other apparent cause to explain the patient's presentation.

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Case information

rID: 63016
Published: 10th Sep 2018
Last edited: 12th Sep 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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