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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Group 1 comprises eight patients with trigeminal signs and symptoms only. 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. These patients had small meningiomas strictly affecting Meckel’s cave.

The Trigeminal Cave houses this ganglion. 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.

Meningiomas of Meckel’s cave.

It envelops the trigeminal ganglion. Anatomical terminology [ edit on Wikidata ]. You can move this window by clicking on the headline. Trigeminal cave The trigeminal ganglion and its branches represented here as 1st division, 2nd division, and 3rd division.


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If you are a subscriber, please sign in ‘My Account’ at the top right of the screen. Views Read Edit View history. It is named for Johann Friedrich Meckel, fe Elder. At admission, trigeminal signs and symptoms were present in 15 patients Falx cerebri Tentorium cerebelli Falx cerebelli Diaphragma sellae Trigeminal cave. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

The owners of this website hereby guarantee to respect the legal confidentiality conditions, applicable in France, and not to disclose this data to third parties. Denticulate ligaments Tela choroidea Choroid plexus Perivascular space. Epidural space Subdural space Subarachnoid space Cerebrospinal fluid.

Arachnoid granulation Arachnoid trabeculae. Access to the full text of this article requires a subscription. It is bounded by the dura overlying four structures:.

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This page was last edited on 27 Novemberat Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the 20th edition of Gray’s Anatomy Meninges. Meninges of the brain and spinal cord. A series of 16 patients with meningiomas of Meckel’s cave is reported. Contact Help Who are we?

These 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.

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. Wikipedia articles with TA98 identifiers. If you want to subscribe to this journal, see our rates You can purchase this item in Pay Per View: Access to czvum text HTML.



The trigeminal ganglion and its branches represented here as 1st division, 2nd division, and 3rd division. On retrospective analysis, these patients fall into two clinical groups that differ also in prognosis. Retrieved from ” https: ,eckel magna Pontine meckeel Interpeduncular cistern Chiasmatic cistern Of lateral cerebral fossa Superior cistern Of lamina terminalis.

Journal page Archives Contents list. In this group, there were no tumor recurrences. Group 2 comprises the other eight patients in whom keckel dysfunction was combined with impairment of other cranial nerves. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Access to the PDF text. Sincefor tumors involving the cavernous sinus, we have employed a frontotemporal craniotomy with extradural clinoidectomy and superior and lateral approach to the cavernous sinus.

A subtemporal intradural approach used in the past in every case is still used for the small tumors of Group 1 with good results. Outline Masquer le plan.