A series of 16 patients with meningiomas of Meckel’s cave is reported. Trigeminal neuralgia, typical or atypical, was the initial symptom in 10 patients (%). Meckel’s cave. Trigeminal D Kirchhoff“Micromeningiomas” of cavum Meckeli. ( 3rd ed.) DE Nijensohn, JC Araujo, CS MacCartyMeningiomas of Meckel’s cave. Hemangioma do cavum de Meckel: registro de caso. Meckel’s cave haemangioma: report of a case. José Eduardo de Andrade Lopes. Serviço de Neurocirurgia.

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These patients had small meningiomas strictly affecting Meckel’s cave. Sincefor tumors involving the cavernous sinus, we have employed a frontotemporal craniotomy with extradural clinoidectomy and superior and lateral approach to the cavernous sinus.

At admission, trigeminal signs and symptoms were present in 15 dd This page was last edited on 27 Novemberat Views Read Edit View history.

It is bounded by the dura overlying four structures:. When the tumor extends toward the posterior fossa, we use a combined temporosuboccipital-transpetrosal approach. You can move this window by clicking on the headline. Cavuj patients had large tumors arising from Meckel’s cave and secondarily invading the cavernous sinus five patients or extending into the posterior fossa two patients or largely growing into the middle fossa one patient.

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Group 2 comprises the other eight patients in whom trigeminal dysfunction was combined with impairment of other cranial nerves. The Trigeminal Cave houses this ganglion. The trigeminal cave also known as Meckel’s cave or cavum trigeminale is a dura mater pouch containing cerebrospinal fluid.

Retrieved from ” https: The trigeminal ganglion and its branches represented here as 1st division, 2nd division, and 3rd division. Total removal was achieved in only one patient, and a worsening of the preoperative neurological status was observed in four patients; there were three cases of tumor progression.

Trigeminal neuralgia, typical or atypical, was the initial symptom in 10 patients Total removal of the tumor was achieved in seven of cvaum patients, without adjunctive postoperative neurological deficits. It envelops the trigeminal ganglion. A series of 16 patients with meningiomas of Meckel’s cave is reported. In this group, there were no tumor recurrences.

Top of the page – Article Outline. On retrospective analysis, these patients fall into two clinical groups that differ also in prognosis.

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Access to the text HTML. Group 1 comprises eight patients with trigeminal signs and symptoms only. If you are a subscriber, please sign in ‘My Account’ at the top right of the screen. Within the dural confines of the trigeminal cave, there is a continuation of subarachnoid space along the posterior aspect of the cave, representing a continuation of the cerebral basal cisterns.

Tractatus anatomico physiologicus de quinto pare nervorum cerebri. Arachnoid granulation Arachnoid trabeculae. It is named for Johann Friedrich Meckel, the Elder.

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A subtemporal intradural approach used in the past in every case is still used for the small tumors of Group 1 with good results. Contact Help Who are we? Epidural space Subdural space Subarachnoid space Cerebrospinal fluid.

The trigeminal cave is formed by the two layers of dura mater endosteal and meningeal which are part of an evagination of the cerebellar tentorium near the apex of the petrous part of the temporal bone. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Access to the full text of this article acvum a subscription.

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