Intramedullary neurenteric cysts of the spine. Report of three cases.

@article{Rotondo2005IntramedullaryNC,
  title={Intramedullary neurenteric cysts of the spine. Report of three cases.},
  author={Michael F. Rotondo and Raffaele D'Avanzo and Massimo Di Natale and Luigi Pasqualetto and Antonio Bocchetti and Lucio Agozzino and Assunta Scuotto},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery. Spine},
  year={2005},
  volume={2 3},
  pages={
          372-6
        }
}
Neurenteric spinal cysts are infrequently occurring dysraphic lesions that are caused by persistent or abnormal communication among neuroectoderm, notochord, and endoderm. They are generally located at the intradural, extramedullary compartment of the low cervical or upper spinal canal. They occur primarily in infants and in young adults in combination with other congenital abnormalities. The authors report on three cases of lower-thoracic and thoracolumbar intramedullary neurenteric cysts that… CONTINUE READING
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