Ependymal Cyst Presenting with Lhermitte Sign
27 May 2013
29 August 2013
17 October 2013 (eFirst)
Study Design Case report and review of the literature.
Objective To present an unusual case of conus medullaris ependymal cyst.
Methods This is a case of a 41-year-old woman with a diagnosis of ependymal cyst who presented with a history of shock-like pain to the lower limbs.
Results The patient underwent a successful cyst decompression.
Conclusion A few cases have been reported in the literature. Including this case, there are a total of eight cases of ependymal cyst in the conocaudal segment reported.