Nerve root (Tarlov) cyst
Reviewer: Eman Abdelzaher, M.D., Ph.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 17 April 2013, last major update February 2012
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- Leptomeningeal diverticula or duplications around nerve roots of lower spinal cord
- Usually incidental radiologic or surgical finding
- Arachnoidal membrane, nerve fibers
End of CNS tumor > CNS cysts > Nerve root (Tarlov) cyst
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