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Case 14330

Intracerebral periventricular cysts in newborn: Connatal cysts

Author(s)
Apeksha Chaturvedi, MD

Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center; 601 Elmwood Ave 14642 Rochester, United States of America; Email:forapeksha@yahoo.com
 
Patient
female, 2 day(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Brain Ultrasound
     

    Transfontanellar coronal ultrasound image of the brain reveals simple, oblong cysts adjacent and along the supero-lateral margins of both frontal horns.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Computer Applications-Detection, diagnosis; Special Focus: Cysts;

    Transfontanellar sagittal ultrasound image of the brain reveals simple, oblong cysts adjacent to the anterior aspect of the brain ventricles.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Computer Applications-Detection, diagnosis; Special Focus: Cysts;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Illustration depicting nature of brain cysts based on location.

    Illustration depicting the various locations of intracerebral cystic anomalies encountered in the newborn. CC= Connatal cyst SC= Subependymal cyst PVL= Periventricular Leukomalacia

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Image manipulation / Reconstruction; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Cysts;
     
     
Transfontanellar coronal ultrasound image of the brain reveals simple, oblong cysts adjacent and along the supero-lateral margins of both frontal horns.
 
Transfontanellar sagittal ultrasound image of the brain reveals simple, oblong cysts adjacent to the anterior aspect of the brain ventricles.
 
Illustration depicting the various locations of intracerebral cystic anomalies encountered in the newborn. CC= Connatal cyst SC= Subependymal cyst PVL= Periventricular Leukomalacia
 
 
 
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