Familial posterior fossa arachnoid cyst

Journal Article

Background: Arachnoid cysts are a relatively common incidental finding on CT scans of the brain. They most commonly occur in the middle cranial fossa, where familial occurrence has rarely been reported. Posterior fossa arachnoid cysts are more unusual. Case histories: We report the presence of quadrigeminal cistern arachnoid cysts in siblings. © Springer-Verlag 2003.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sinha, S; Brown, JIM

Published Date

  • 2004

Published In

  • Child'S Nervous System

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 100 - 103

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00381-003-0808-z