Posterior fossa dermoid in association with Klippel-Feil syndrome--a short report.

@article{Sharma2001PosteriorFD,
  title={Posterior fossa dermoid in association with Klippel-Feil syndrome--a short report.},
  author={Maryada Sharma and Bhawani Shankar Sharma and Anita Yadav and Virendra Kumar Khosla},
  journal={Neurology India},
  year={2001},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={210-2}
}
A posterior fossa dermoid cyst in association with the Klippel-Feil syndrome, in a 4 year old child is reported. Early diagnosis to prevent complications like neural compression, cyst rupture and staphylococcal meningitis justifies investigation for posterior fossa dermoids in cases of Klippel-Feil syndrome. Their embryological basis is discussed.