From the case: Tarlov cysts

Multiple average ...
Axial T2
Multiple average sized Tarlove cysts are seen at an upper level related to S2-3 exiting foramina on both sides. Another larger cyst is seen at a lower level causing significant remodeling of S3 vertebral body and displacement and compression to the cauda equina roots.
Modality: MRI (T2)

- “ Tarlov cysts are benign perineural cysts, typically occurring in the lower lumbar and sacral spine, usually seen at the existing foramina arising ...”

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  • Tarlov cyst - “ Tarlov cysts, also called perineural cysts, are CSF-filled dilatations of the nerve root sheath at the dorsal root ganglion (posterior nerve root ...”

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