Colloid cyst of third ventricle

Case contributed by Dr Yusra Sheikh


Recurrent severe headache, exclude space occupying lesion.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Male

Axial noncontrast CT images.

There is a solitary hyperdense structure in the anterior aspect of the third ventricle, most diagnostic of a colloid cyst. No obstructive hydrocephalus at the time of imaging.

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Case information

rID: 44581
Published: 30th Apr 2016
Last edited: 1st May 2016
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