Stéphanie Verret

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Lacunar skull was found in 60% of 80 patients with myelomeningocele. Most patients with lacunae were neonates. Lacunar skull is significantly correlated with hydrocephalus, stenosis of aqueduct of Sylvius, and Arnold-Chiari malformation. All infants with myelomeningocele should have roentgenograms of the skull at birth. Lacunar skull is associated with a(More)
A choroid plexus papilloma was found in the right lateral ventricle of a five-month-old boy. Though it was associated with an important communicating hydrocephalus, it was seen at operation to be freely mobile and did not directly obstruct the flow of the cerebrospinal fluid. Computerized axial tomography was the most helpful para-clinical investigation for(More)
Two patients presented with repeated bouts of meningitis. RISA cisternography established the diagnosis in both cases. An intranasal meningoencephalocele was the cause of these infections. Frontal craniotomy and section of the peduncular connection of the meningoencephalocele and sealing of the bony defect was successfully performed in both cases.(More)