Experts and Doctors on arachnoid cysts in Turkey
Topic: arachnoid cysts
Erdincler P, Kaynar M, Bozkus H, Ciplak N. Posterior fossa arachnoid cysts. Br J Neurosurg. 1999;13:10-7 pubmed
..The classification, pathophysiology, differential diagnosis and surgical treatment of infratentorial arachnoid cysts are discussed and the relevant literature is reviewed. ..
Evliyaoglu C, Keskil S. Possible spontaneous "birth" of a hydatid cyst into the lateral ventricle. Childs Nerv Syst. 2005;21:425-8 pubmed
..The patient underwent surgery and the cyst was removed. To our knowledge, this is the first case report in which the natural developmental phases of an intraventricular hydatid cyst have been observed. ..
Tasar M, Bozlar U, Yetiser S, Bolu E, Tasar A, Gonul E. Idiopathic hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism associated with arachnoid cyst of the middle fossa and forebrain anomalies: presentation of an unusual case. J Endocrinol Invest. 2005;28:935-9 pubmed
Guzel A, Trippel M, Ostertage C. Suprasellar arachnoid cyst: a 20- year follow-up after stereotactic internal drainage: case report and review of the literature. Turk Neurosurg. 2007;17:211-8 pubmed
..Endocrine profiles and visual function remained normal. The stereotactic approach to suprasellar arachnoid cysts is a safe procedure in experienced hands. ..
Tatli M, Guzel A. Bilateral temporal arachnoid cysts associated with tuberous sclerosis complex. J Child Neurol. 2007;22:775-9 pubmed
..To the authors' knowledge, this is the first reported case of tuberous sclerosis complex associated with bilateral arachnoid cysts of the temporal region. In such cases, arachnoid cysts may exacerbate the clinical picture...
Yalcin A, Toydemir H, Celebi L, Forta H. Panayiotopoulos syndrome with coincidental brain lesions. Epileptic Disord. 2009;11:270-6 pubmed publisher
..None of our patients had seizures under antiepileptic treatment. Children with Panayiotopoulos syndrome may have static MRI brain findings which are likely to be coincidental and do not affect prognosis. ..
Gul S, Bahadir B, Kalayci M, Acikgoz B. Noncommunicating thoracolumbar intradural extramedullary arachnoid cyst in an 8-year-old boy: intact removal by spontaneous delivery. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2009;45:410-3 pubmed publisher
..The multilevel noncommunicating cyst was totally removed by simple delivery without rupture through a single-level laminoplasty. To our knowledge, no such case has been reported in the literature...
Onal H, Adal E, Ersen A, Işik O, Onal Z, Arslan G. Arachnoid cysts in childhood with endocrinological outcomes. Turk J Pediatr. 2011;53:295-300 pubmed
..In pediatric patients with arachnoid cysts, endocrinological follow-up is crucial as neurological outcomes and further evaluations are needed, mainly to confirm pubertal and growth status...