Choroidal fissure cyst

Case contributed by Dr Anthony Nuñez


Head trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Female

Incidental finding on a non-contrast CT scan. At the right choroid fissure, there is a well-delineated, homogeneous and small hypodense lesion, similar to CSF, compatible with choroidal fissure cyst.

Case Discussion

They may represent neuroepithelial cysts located at the choroid fissure, so are a location-based diagnosis. These cysts do not require follow up or treatment.  

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Case information

rID: 67844
Published: 28th Apr 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: University Institute CEMIC

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