Dizygotic twins with a colloid cyst of the third ventricle: case report.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Colloid cysts of the third ventricle are rare benign tumors of endodermal origin accounting for 1% of all intracranial tumors. Interestingly, a few familial cases have been reported previously. We present the first case of dizygotic twins with a symptomatic colloid cyst of the third ventricle. CLINICAL PRESENTATION A 10-year-old… (More)
DOI: 10.1227/01.NEU.0000330388.91098.89

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