Expanding cava septi pellucidi and cava vergae in children: report of three cases.

@article{Wester1995ExpandingCS,
  title={Expanding cava septi pellucidi and cava vergae in children: report of three cases.},
  author={Knut Wester and Jostein Kr{\aa}kenes and Gunnar Moen},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={1995},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={
          134-7
        }
}
Three children with hydrocephalus and expanding cysts of the cavum septi pellucidi and cavum vergae are reported. In all the patients, the hydrocephalus was present before the persistent cava started to expand. The cava increased gradually, until they became cystic, but their growth did not affect the size of the ventricles. Two of the patients were treated with internal cystoventricular shunts, causing a prompt collapse of the cysts but no change in the concomitant hydrocephalus. In the third… CONTINUE READING
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