Endoscopic approach for resection of a third ventricle choroid plexus cyst

Authors

  • Matheus Fernando Manzolli Ballestero Department of Medicine, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, Brazil
  • Ricardo Santos de Oliveira Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.29327/apn.v1i1(September-December).8

Keywords:

triventricular hydrocephalus, choroid plexus cyst, neuroendoscopy

Abstract

A 5 months-old boy presented with sudden irritability, vomiting, drowsiness. Child recovery spontaneous and neurological examination was unremarkable Head magnetic resonance scans revealed a third ventricle cyst compatible with choroid plexus cyst. The boy underwent a ventricular endoscopy with total resection of a choroid plexus cyst confirmed by pathological examination. Patient evolved with no neurological deficits.

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Author Biographies

Matheus Fernando Manzolli Ballestero, Department of Medicine, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, Brazil

Department of Medicine, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, Brazil

Ricardo Santos de Oliveira, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil

President of the Brazilian Pediatric Neurosurgery Society (2019-2021) Member of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery (ISPN) Member of the Asian-Australasian Society of  Pediatric Neurosurgery (AASPN) Member of Internacional Federation of Neuroendoscopy (IFNE) Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery - São Lucas Hospital Associate Professor / Livre-Docente - Division of  Neurosurgery Hospital das Clínicas - School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto University of Sao Paulo Av. Bandeirantes, 3900, Monte Alegre, CEP 14049-900, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Published

2019-12-09 — Updated on 2019-12-09

How to Cite

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Ballestero MFM, de Oliveira RS. Endoscopic approach for resection of a third ventricle choroid plexus cyst. Arch Pediat Neurosurg [Internet]. 2019Dec.9 [cited 2021Nov.28];1(1(September-December):19. Available from: http://archpedneurosurg.com.br/pkp/index.php/sbnped2019/article/view/8

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