Cystic dilation of a ventriculus terminalis. Case report and review of the literature.


The ventriculus terminalis (VT) is a small ependyma-lined cavity within the conus medullaris that is in direct continuity with the central canal of the spinal cord. Cystic dilatation of the ventriculus terminalis on its own is an extremely rare pathological event in adults whose pathogenesis is uncertain. VT has been described in children as a normal… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/02688697.2017.1340585


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