Arachnoid cyst

What is Arachnoid cyst?

A fluid-filled cyst lined with arachnoid membrane, frequently situated near the lateral aspect of the lateral sulcus of cerebral hemisphere; usually congenital in origin.

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My son was diagnosed with an arachnoid cyst a few months ago after having seizures/persistent headaches . Neurologist does not seem very concerned...

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Arachnoid cyst in the brain can be present since birth in most cases, but it comes to light only when MRI or...

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In my MRI report it is came that there is 22* 16*24 mm non enhancing extra axial cystic lesion seen in right frontal region & anterior to sylvian...

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First of all, I would like to reassure you that your MRI brain findings do not suggest any serious brain...

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My 13yr old son was just diagnosed with arachnoid cyst by left lobe. I am very scared, they say it is 2.4cm this was a acidental finding. Should I...

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Arachnoid cyst in the brain is a fairly common finding and as in your son's case, it is very...

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