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presacral neuroglial cyst

Thursday 12 January 2012

neuroglial cyst of the sacral canal; presacral neuroglial heterotopia

Neuroglial cysts are uncommon outside the central nervous system.

Synopsis

- cystic mass in the sacral region
- possible pushing the urinary bladder anteriorly and upwards
- neuroglial elements.

See also

- neuroglial heterotopia

References

- Neuroglial cyst: a rare occurence in abdomen and pelvis. Sehgal A, Singh V, Agarwal K, Pahuja S, Chaddha R, Chandra J. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2001 Oct;44(4):475-7. PMID: #12035372# (Free)