Encephalocele

  • Etiology: failure of dorsal induction of central nervous system, meninges + brain herniate through skull defect
  • Imaging: occipital – 70%, parietal – 10%, sincipital – 10%, basal – orbital / nasal / sphenoidal – 10%
  • Complications: CSF leak
  • Clinical: cerebellar encephalocele = Chiari III

Cases of Encephalocele