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Year : 2001  |  Volume : 49  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 206--8

Cisternal cysticercosis : a diagnostic problem--a short report.

U Bannur, V Rajshekhar 
 Department of Neurological Sciences, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, 632 004, India., India

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U Bannur
Department of Neurological Sciences, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, 632 004, India.
India

We describe a patient in whom a hypodense nonenhancing mass on CT scan in the regions of quadrigeminal cistern, and causing obstructive hydrocephalus, was initially diagnosed as an epidermoid but subsequent MR evaluation and surgery resulted in the diagnosis of a racemose cysticercus cyst.


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Bannur U, Rajshekhar V. Cisternal cysticercosis : a diagnostic problem--a short report. Neurol India 2001;49:206-8


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Bannur U, Rajshekhar V. Cisternal cysticercosis : a diagnostic problem--a short report. Neurol India [serial online] 2001 [cited 2021 Jul 26 ];49:206-8
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