|Year : 1998 | Volume
| Issue : 4 | Page : 333--335
Epidermoid cyst of the brain stem : a case report.
AK Sinha, M Panigrahi, D Billadvalla, AK Reddy
Department of Neurosurgery, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderbad, India
Intracranial epidermoids account for 0.2 to 1.8 of all brain tumours. We report an epidermoid cyst in an unusual location - the brain stem. At this site safe and adequate resection implies decompression of the cyst contents and removal of the non-adherent cyst capsule.
Department of Neurosurgery, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderbad
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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