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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 313-315

Ruptured concomitant dermoid cysts of conus medullaris and cervico medullary junction


Department of Radiology, Barnard Institute of Radiology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Adhithyan Rajendran
11/7, First Cross, Sundaram Nagar, Medical College Road, Thanjavur - 613 004, Tamil Nadu
India
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DOI: 10.4103/1793-5482.162716

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Cranio spinal dermoid tumors are rare, benign, slow growing congenital, cystic uni or multi locular tumors, which arise from the inclusion of epithelial tissue within the neural grove during embryonic development . [1] In this case report, we present an uncommon presentation, of a case of concomitant dermoid cysts at conus medullaris and cervico medullary junction that ruptured into the central canal.


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