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Symptomatic isolated lumbar interdural arachnoid cyst.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21123994     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 72-year-old man presented with an extremely rare case of symptomatic isolated lumbosacral interdural arachnoid cyst manifesting as pain and weakness in the right buttock and lower extremity that had aggravated for 2 weeks. Although the surgical strategy for the interdural cyst was not complicated, the origination of the cyst was not clearly understood. Surgery found an isolated membrane of the cyst inside double-layered dura without communication with the intact arachnoid membrane. Cerebrospinal fluid with hemorrhage accumulated within the interdural cyst indicated recent bleeding into the cyst. Our experience suggests that this cyst was congenital based on the surgical results and imaging studies.
Authors:
Jung-Hoon Lee; Tag-Geun Jung; Hyung-Suk Kim; Jee-Soo Jang; Sang-Ho Lee
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurologia medico-chirurgica     Volume:  50     ISSN:  1349-8029     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol. Med. Chir. (Tokyo)     Publication Date:  2010  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0400775     Medline TA:  Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo)     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1035-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul Wooridul Hospital, Seoul, ROK.
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