pineal cyst

pin·e·al cyst

a cyst of the pineal gland; rarely of clinical importance.
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Cysts was found in 7 (3.18%) patients of which; three of them were cortical neuroglial, three of them were arachnoid and one of them was pineal cyst. Heterotropy detected in 5 (2.27%) of the patients.
Other ICLs were Dandy-Walker Syndrome (Figure 2) arachnoid cyst, rathke cleft cyst, and pineal cyst. Six of the patients with ICL had high prolactin levels according to the age and sex (case number 11,12,13,15,18,20).
But the celebrations didn't last long as a spot of liquid - which was presumed to be blood - was found on a Pineal cyst he'd had since birth.
Tumors or cysts treated include a pineal cyst, lateral ventricle arachnoid cysts (n = 3), a large colloid cyst, a benign mixed astroglial cyst, low-grade gliomas (n = 4) (1 myxopapillary ependymoma, 1 WHO grade II astrocytoma, 1 pilocytic astrocytoma, and 1 subependymal giant cell astrocytoma (SEGA)), a dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial-like tumor (DNET), an epidermoid tumor, an immature teratoma, a craniopharyngioma, a giant pituitary macroadenoma with intraventricular extension, and a pineal parenchymal tumor (intermediate differentiation).
All three arachnoid cysts and the pineal cyst were partially resected.
The two most common diagnostic errors surrounding pineal cyst are pilocytic astrocytoma and pineocytoma.
Pineal cyst presenting with intracystic and subarachnoid haemorrhage: report of a case and review of the literature.
(62,63) Apoplexy (acute hemorrhage) may occur within pineal cysts. (64) Radiologically, pineal cysts are well circumscribed, uniloculate, and thin walled (Figure 9, A).
[11] 1994 7 Colloid cyst (7) Abdullah and 1995 3 Craniopharyngioma Caemaert [21] (3) Abdou and Cohen [3] 1998 13 Colloid cyst (13) Colloid cyst (7), Subependymoma (3), Gaab and 1998 19 low-grade Schroeder [12] astrocytoma (2), germinoma (1), pineal cyst (1), epidermoid cyst (1), hemangioma (1), cavernoma (1), CPP (1), ependymoma (1) King et al.