Endoscopic resection of cavernoma of foramen of Monro in a patient with familial multiple cavernomatosis.

@article{Prat2008EndoscopicRO,
  title={Endoscopic resection of cavernoma of foramen of Monro in a patient with familial multiple cavernomatosis.},
  author={Ricardo Prat and Inmaculada Galeano},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={110 8},
  pages={834-7}
}
Intraventricular cavernomas are extremely infrequent and only 11 cases of cavernous hemangioma to occur at the foramen of Monro have been reported in the literature. This 56 years old patient was admitted with progressive and intractable headache of 10 days of evolution. He was known to suffer familial multiple cavernomatosis. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), revealed obstructive hydrocephalus due to a cavernoma located in the area of the left foramen of Monro. Under neuronavigation guidance… CONTINUE READING