Arachnoid cyst of the frontal part of the temporal lobe producing exopthtalmos CT and MRI evaluation.

@article{Tsitouridis2002ArachnoidCO,
  title={Arachnoid cyst of the frontal part of the temporal lobe producing exopthtalmos CT and MRI evaluation.},
  author={Ioannis A. Tsitouridis and Christos Papastergiou and Maria Emmanouilidou and Fotini Goutsaridou and Stella Chondromatidou and Tsatsali Eleni},
  journal={Clinical imaging},
  year={2002},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={302-5}
}
Twenty-three patients with an arachnoid cyst in the frontal part of the temporal bone, which produced exopthtalmos, were evaluated with CT and MRI. The majority of the patients had the peak of the bowing of the bony orbit wall in the posterior third (20/23) and only three in the middle. Arachnoid cyst are classified as small (13/23), medium (5/23) or large (5/20) size. Exopthtalmos are also classified as mild, moderate or large. CT and MRI clearly revealed the exopthtalmos, the bone remodelling… CONTINUE READING