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CNS tumor
CNS cysts
Arachnoid cyst

Reviewer: Eman Abdelzaher, M.D., Ph.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 17 April 2013, last major update February 2012
Copyright: (c) 2005-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

Definition
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Sites
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Etiology
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Clinical features
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Radiology
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Radiology images
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MR: arachnoid cyst

CT: left temporal lobe cyst

Various images

Case reports
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Treatment
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Clinical images
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Cyst of left temporal lobe

Arachnoid cyst

Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Thin cyst wall

Meningothelial cells

Fibrous wall highlighted by
Masson trichrome stain

Positive stains
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Negative stains
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