Giant Sellar/Supra Sellar Arachnoid Cyst with Visual Loss: 5 Years Follow-Up Post Cystocisternostomy

  • Yam B Roka Department of Neurosurgery Neuro Cardio and MultiSpeciality hospital Biratnagar
  • Narayani R Bhattarai Department of Neurosurgery Neuro Cardio and MultiSpeciality hospital Biratnagar
Keywords: Arachnoid cyst, Craniopharyngioma, Cystoventriculostomy, Cystoperitoneal shunting sella/supra sella

Abstract

Sellar/suprasellar arachnoid cyst can present with headache, endocrine dysfunction, psychomotor abnormalities, chronic hydrocephalus, vertigo, optic nerve and visual deficits and asymptomatically. We report a case managed with cystocisternostomy and long term follow-up with good improvement of his visual function.

Nepal Journal of Neuroscience, Volume 14, Number 1, 2017, Page: 23-24

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2017-03-01
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Roka, Y., & Bhattarai, N. (2017). Giant Sellar/Supra Sellar Arachnoid Cyst with Visual Loss: 5 Years Follow-Up Post Cystocisternostomy. Nepal Journal of Neuroscience, 14(1), 23-24. https://doi.org/10.3126/njn.v14i1.20663
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Case Report