volume 30, issue 4, P429-437 2016
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2015.1119236
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Lei Yu, Songtao Qi, Yuping Peng, Jun Fan

Abstract: Objectives Quadrigeminal cistern arachnoid cysts (QCACs), which are usually asymptomatic and may be accidental findings during radiological evaluation, are rare, comprising 5-10% of all intracranial arachnoid cysts (ACs). We report a series of eight patients with QCACs treated with neuroendoscopic intervention and try to discuss the different endoscopic approaches according to the different types of QCACs. Materials and methods Between October 2007 and January 2013, eight patients affected by QCACs were endosc…

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