[Transient neurological deficit secondary to a leptomeningeal cyst in an adult patient].

INTRODUCTION An uncommon complication of fractures of the skull in infancy is a leptomeningeal cyst, which is also known as a growing skull fracture. A post traumatic leptomeningeal cyst may occur in adults, but is much rarer and may be attributed to a fracture of the skull which occurred in childhood. This complication is caused by a tear in the dura mater… CONTINUE READING