Meningocele

Known as: Meningocele [Disease/Finding], Meningeal Herniation, Herniations, Meningeal 
A congenital or acquired protrusion of the meninges, unaccompanied by neural tissue, through a bony defect in the skull or vertebral column.
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1939-2018
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2004
2004
Anterior sacral meningocele is a rare anomaly most frequently presenting as a presacral mass. Since the first description in 1837… (More)
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2003
2003
The patient presented with neurofibromatosis and a dystrophic kyphoscoliosis around the cervico-thoracic junction. When the… (More)
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2002
2002
A 67-year-old woman with neurofibromatosis type 1 presented with progressive dyspnea. Radiologic evaluation and magnetic… (More)
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2001
2001
Object: We designed this study to elucidate the associated occult spinal lesions in patients with simple dorsal meningocele… (More)
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2001
2001
Anterior sacral meningocele was first described in 1837. Most reported cases were associated with complications, including… (More)
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2000
2000
We present a case of a 29-year-old female complaining of right-sided watery nasal discharge. Radiological investigations… (More)
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1991
1991
Although "rudimentary meningocele" (RM) or "meningothelial hamartoma" of the skin is a seemingly recently described entity, it… (More)
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1987
1987
Simple meningoceles are infrequent forms of dysraphism and are often benign. They have been associated with other spinal… (More)
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1980
1980
A woman presented with a mass in the left groin, which was later shown to be a sliding hernia. A bony sacral defect prompted… (More)
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1979
1979
We describe here four additional cases of intrathoracic meningoceles associated with neurofibromatosis, bringing the total number… (More)
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