meningocele


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a congenital anomaly of the central nervous system in which a sac protruding from the brain or the spinal meninges contains cerebrospinal fluid (but no nerve tissue)

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el cual exhibio meroacrania acompanada de meningocele occipital y cuello corto.
En el punto de la union, se encontro estructura quistica que se concluyo era un meningocele (figura 1); orejas de implantacion baja, micrognatia (figura 2); en la radiografia se observo: retroflexion marcada de columna cervical, fusion de cuerpos vertebrales cervicales, hemivertebras toracicas e hipoplasia de: claviculas, ulnas y radios (figura 3).
2005), espinha bifida e meningocele sao alteracoes constantemente associadas a agenesia sacrococcigea, estando tais alteracoes presentes nesse animal.
Collectively, the neural tube defects (anencephaly, encephalocele, meningocele, and myelomeningocele) have an incidence of less than 1:1000 births, and that incidence is decreasing.
In addition to tailgut cysts, other differential diagnoses that should be considered when a presacral mass is discovered include epidermoid cyst, dermoid cyst, endometrioma, rectal duplication cyst, anal gland cyst, and anterior meningocele.
El termino quiste leptomeningeo fue introducido por Dyke en 1937 (2), habiendo recibido otros nombres como el de meningocele espurio propuesto por Billroth y mantenido por Raimondi, cefalohidroce le, fractura evolutiva (4).
Then there were so-called testimonials, which were really brief case histories with no proof that barley itself cured the cases of neonatal pneumonia, meningocele, diabetes and "three vessel disease," kidney stones.
Four months later, the polyp was excised, and the meningocele was corrected with endoscopic nasal surgery.
Rhabdomyomatous mesenchymal hamartoma associated with nasofrontal meningocele and dermoid cyst.
El ecograma obstetrico realizado a las 26 semanas de gestacion evidencio feto vivo con hiperextension fija de la cabeza, acortamiento de columna vertebral y deformidad en su tercio superior, concluyendo iniencefalia, meningocele y polihidramnios (Figs.
No patient with myeloid-Vater sequence or meningocele was found>>, which states that no patients were found with a diagnosis of Vater sequence.
We also successfully resected 3 sinonasal melanomas, 3 ossifying fibromas, 9 inverting papillomas, 1 angiofibroma, 1 angioma, 1 meningocele, 1 intranasal dermoid cyst and 1 orbital apex cyst, and repaired 8 CSF leaks (Table I).
Open central nervous system dysraphisms include rachischisis, a meningocele, a myelomeningocele, and an encephalocele.