|Year : 2001 | Volume
| Issue : 2 | Page : 210--2
Posterior fossa dermoid in association with Klippel-Feil syndrome--a short report.
MS Sharma, BS Sharma, A Yadav, VK Khosla
Department of Neurosurgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160 012, India., India
A posterior fossa dermoid cyst in association with the Klippel-Feil syndrome, in a 4 year old child is reported. Early diagnosis to prevent complications like neural compression, cyst rupture and staphylococcal meningitis justifies investigation for posterior fossa dermoids in cases of Klippel-Feil syndrome. Their embryological basis is discussed.
M S Sharma
Department of Neurosurgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160 012, India.
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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