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Endoscopic resection of a giant colloid cyst in the velum interpositum: illustrative case

Mahdi Arjipour, Mohammad Gharib, and Mohamadmehdi Eftekharian

into consideration. Operation The patient underwent surgery through an endoscopic approach to the lesion. After entering the ventricular space from the right side, the lesion was observed. At first, a cerebrospinal fluid sample was taken and an endoscopic third ventriculostomy was undertaken for hydrocephalus treatment. Then, after the mass wall opening at the superior part, there was a firm nonsuctionable solid gray-yellow material inside the lesion, which was not typical for a colloid cyst. Thus, the solid lesion content was resected in a piecemeal manner

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Endoscopic placement of a triventricular stent for complex hydrocephalus and isolated fourth ventricle: illustrative case

V. Jane Horak, Beste Gulsuna, Melissa A LoPresti, and Michael DeCuypere

revising the article: all authors. Reviewed submitted version of manuscript: all authors. Approved the final version of the manuscript on behalf of all authors: DeCuypere. Administrative/technical/material support: Horak. Study supervision: DeCuypere. References 1 Ferrer E , de Notaris M . Third ventriculostomy and fourth ventricle outlets obstruction . World Neurosurg . 2013 ; 79 ( 2 Suppl ): S20.e9 – e13 . 2 Bock HC , Dreha-Kulaczewski SF , Alaid A , Gärtner J , Ludwig HC . Upward movement of cerebrospinal fluid in