A Case of Subependymoma in the Lateral Ventricle with Intraventricular Hemorrhage Yoshikatsu SEIKI 1 , Hideo TERAO 1 , Iekado SHIBATA 1 , Kaoru TSUKAHARA 1 , Shunichiro TSUTSUMI 1 , Motoshige KUDO 2 1Departments of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Toho University 2Pathology, School of Medicine, Toho University Keyword: Subependymoma , Lateral ventricle , Intraventricular hemorrhage , Subarachnoid hemorrhage pp.761-765
Published Date 1984/5/10
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1436201863
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Subarachnoid hemorrhage attributable to braintumor, particularly due to benign tumor, is not com-mon. A case of subependymoma in the lateral ventricle,which mainfested itself with an episode of subarachnoidhemorrhage was reported. A 33-year-old woman wasadmitted to our hospital because of severe headacheand transient loss of consciousness, but neurologicalexaminasion revealed no abnormality except for slightdisturbance of consciousness and nuchal rigidity.

Lumbar puncture showed an opening pressure over350mmH2O and grossly bloody CSF.

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