Resolution of a fourth ventricle epithelial cyst after ventriculoperitoneal shunting: case report

Tatli M., Guzel A., Kilincer C., Sav A.

SURGICAL NEUROLOGY, vol.67, no.1, pp.94-98, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.surneu.2006.04.008
  • Title of Journal : SURGICAL NEUROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.94-98


Background: Symptomatic cysts of epithelial origin occurring in the fourth ventricle are very rare. When such a cyst is encountered, the treatment strategy includes surgical removal or fenestration of the cyst into subarachnoid space.