Cysticercosis of cerebellopontine cistern: differential diagnosis using MRI

@article{Chang2003CysticercosisOC,
  title={Cysticercosis of cerebellopontine cistern: differential diagnosis using MRI},
  author={Jong Hee Chang and Jin Woo Chang and Yong Gou Park and Tae Sun Kim},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={2003},
  volume={146},
  pages={325-328}
}
We report an example of subarachnoid neurocysticercosis located in the left cerebellopontine cistern of a 60 year-old man. The negative results of the serum and cerebrospinal fluid tests for parasites and the unusual MRI findings, such as the uncommon shape, location and extension pattern, made differential diagnosis difficult. Neurocysticercosis was… CONTINUE READING