Meningocele

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Meningocele

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Meningocele" returned 63 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Is repair of the protruded meninges sufficient for treatment of meningocele?
 

Author(s): Song Yun-Hai, Bao Nan, Gao Ping-Ping, Yang Bo, Chen Cheng

Journal: Childs Nerv Syst. 2015 Nov;31(11):2135-40.

 

The present study aimed to investigate the relationship between meningocele and tethered cord syndrome, diagnosis of meningocele associated with tethered cord syndrome, and when to perform surgery and the best surgical procedure.

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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IMAGES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Cervical Meningocele.
 

Author(s): Mohammed F Shamji, Ahmed Ibrahim

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2015 Jul;373(4):e4.

 

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2015

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Cervical vertebral fusion with anterior meningocele.
 

Author(s): Mathew J Gallagher, Emmanuel Chavredakis, David Carter, Manesh Bhojak, Michael D Jenkinson, Simon R Clark

Journal: Neuroradiol J. 2015 Apr;28(2):205-8.

 

We present the first described case of cervical vertebral fusion associated with anterior meningocele and syringomyelia. A 45-year-old woman presented with minor trauma, and plain cervical spine radiographs highlighted a congenital deformity of the cervical vertebral bodies. She had ...

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2015

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The terms "Meningocele" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Subarachnoid hemorrhage in neurofibromatosis type 1: case report of extracranial cerebral aneurysm rupture into a meningocele.
 

Author(s): T Morvan, F de Broucker, T de Broucker

Journal: J Neuroradiol. 2011 May;38(2):125-8.

 

Described here is a case of subarachnoid hemorrhage due to rupture of an extracranial vertebral artery (V3 segment) aneurysm in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF-1). The pathophysiology of this never-before reported complication of NF-1 is examined in the light of a focused ...

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2014

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A large intrathoracic meningocele in a patient with neurofibromatosis-1.
 

Author(s): Jae Wook Jeong, Kwang Young Park, Sang Min Yoon, Du Whan Choe, Cheol Hyeon Kim, Jae Cheol Lee

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 2010 Jun;25(2):221-3.

 

A large intrathoracic meningocele, a saccular protrusion of the meninges through a dilated intervertebral foramen or a bony defect of the vertebral column, was diagnosed in a 41-year-old female patient showing clinical features of neurofibromatosis-1 (NF-1), including café-au-lait ...

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2010

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[Meningocele, glioma and optic nerve meningioma: differential diagnosis and treatment].
 

Author(s): I Genol, J Troyano, M Ariño, I Iglesias, P Arriola, J García-Sánchez

Journal: Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol. 2009 Nov;84(11):563-8.

 

After studying 3 clinical cases, we have reviewed the clinical and radiological characteristics of meningocele, meningioma and optic nerve glioma. The differential diagnosis and therapeutic management are also discussed.

Last Updated: 7 Dec 2009

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