Pontomedullary white epidermoid: A rare cause of tinnitus

  • Singh S
  • Gupta K
  • Kumaran S
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Intracranial epidermoid cysts are relatively rare congenital inclusion cysts. They are the third most common cerebellopontine angle cistern mass after vestibular schwannoma and meningioma. White epidermoid is a rare variant. We present the first case, to our knowledge, of a white epidermoid cyst anterior to the pontomedullary junction, emphasising its imaging appearance, location and the importance of pre-operative diagnosis, which may reduce operative complications.

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  • Pontomedullary
  • T1 hyperintense
  • White epidermoid

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  • ISBN: 0037-5675
  • ISSN: 00375675
  • SCOPUS: 2-s2.0-84870051052
  • PUI: 366132954
  • PMID: 22941149
  • SGR: 84870051052


  • Shambanduram Somorendra Singh

  • Kanchan Gupta

  • Sunitha P. Kumaran

  • Nandita Ghosal

  • Sunil V. Furtado

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