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Abnormalities of the Posterior Cerebral Fossa

  • Guibaud Laurent

Abstract

The abnormalities of the posterior fossa (PF) observed in antenatal examinations include the small posterior fossa associated with a defect of neural tube closure in Chiari II malformation (see Chap. 11), the congenital cystic abnormalities of the PF, and a heterogeneous group of exceptional abnormalities such as rhombencephalosynapsis, tumoral lesions and vascular malformations.

Keywords

Posterior Fossa Arachnoid Cyst Cerebellar Hypoplasia Tentorium Cerebelli Capillary Telangiectasia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guibaud Laurent
    • 1
  1. 1.Pediatric and Fetal ImagingHôpital DebrousseLyonFrance

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