Cervical pseudomeningocele due to occult hydrocephalus.

@article{Pahys2008CervicalPD,
  title={Cervical pseudomeningocele due to occult hydrocephalus.},
  author={Joshua M. Pahys and Anne Marie Chicorelli and Jahangir K Asghar and Randal R. Betz and Amer F. Samdani},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2008},
  volume={33 12},
  pages={E394-6}
}
STUDY DESIGN Case report with a brief review of the literature. OBJECTIVE To describe a rare clinical presentation of post-traumatic hydrocephalus (PTH) in a child who sustained a complete cervical spinal cord injury (SCI). SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA The incidence of PTH can be as high as 30% in cases of pediatric SCI and traumatic brain injury. Presentation may include gait disturbance, altered mental status, or incontinence. To our knowledge, this is the first documentation of PTH… CONTINUE READING