Colloid cyst

What is Colloid cyst?

A colloid cyst of the third ventricle is a benign epithelial lined cyst with characteristic imaging features.They can present with acute and profound hydrocephalus. Colloid cysts account for 0.5-3% of primary brain tumours and 15-20% of intraventricular masses.

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I have a colloid cyst of the third ventricle, and I've been having very frequent urination where it is extremely annoying. A doctor once thought...

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Hi, the cause of the polyurea may be the urinary tract infection, small stone in the ureter, anxiety, or as you think central.
I advise you to...

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I have been diagnosed with some encephalomalacia in the right frontal lobe extending to frontal horn of lateral ventricle. This is 5.5 years after...

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Thanks for the query.

Encephalomalacia (Cerebral softening) is a localized softening of the brain substance, due to haemorrhage,...

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