Pathogenesis and diagnostic pitfalls of ventricular diverticula: case report and review of the literature.

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OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Ventricular diverticula are local herniations of the ventricular system occurring in association with severe, long-standing hydrocephalus. Variability in the extent and location of these ventricular pouches may produce misleading radiological conformations and raise diagnostic challenges. In this report, we discuss the pathogenesis… (More)

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@article{Jabaudon2003PathogenesisAD, title={Pathogenesis and diagnostic pitfalls of ventricular diverticula: case report and review of the literature.}, author={Denis Jabaudon and Dhany Charest and François Porchet}, journal={Neurosurgery}, year={2003}, volume={52 1}, pages={209-12; discussion 212} }