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Intracranial dermoid cyst

MedGen UID:
868643
Concept ID:
C4023044
Congenital Abnormality
HPO: HP:0012097

Definition

A congenital inclusion cysts that arises from the inclusion of ectodermally committed cells at the time of neural tube closure (3rd-5th week of embryogenesis). The capsule of dermoid cysts consists of simple epithelium supported by collagen. In thicker parts, the lining is supplemented with dermis containing hair follicles, sebaceous glands, and apocrine glands. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVIntracranial dermoid cyst

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Ni K, Li X, Zhao L, Wu J, Liu X, Shi H
Medicine (Baltimore) 2020 May 22;99(21):e19435. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000019435. PMID: 32481248Free PMC Article
Sorenson EP, Powel JE, Rozzelle CJ, Tubbs RS, Loukas M
Childs Nerv Syst 2013 Mar;29(3):375-80. Epub 2012 Nov 21 doi: 10.1007/s00381-012-1946-y. PMID: 23180312
Cavazza S, Laffi GL, Lodi L, Gasparrini E, Tassinari G
Int Ophthalmol 2011 Apr;31(2):93-7. Epub 2011 Jan 26 doi: 10.1007/s10792-011-9419-y. PMID: 21267629

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Jin H, Guo ZN, Luo Y, Zhao R, Sun MS, Yang Y
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Jan;96(4):e5631. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000005631. PMID: 28121918Free PMC Article
Skovrlj B, Mascitelli JR, Steinberger JM, Weiss N
J Clin Neurosci 2014 Jan;21(1):159-61. Epub 2013 Jul 27 doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2013.02.005. PMID: 23896550
Ecker RD, Atkinson JL, Nichols DA
Neurosurgery 2003 Mar;52(3):706-10; discussion 709-10. doi: 10.1227/01.neu.0000048482.27700.3b. PMID: 12590698
Hitchcock MG, Ellington KS, Friedman AH, Provenzaie JM, McLendon RE
Arch Pathol Lab Med 1995 Apr;119(4):371-3. PMID: 7726731
Smith AS, Benson JE, Blaser SI, Mizushima A, Tarr RW, Bellon EM
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 1991 Jan-Feb;12(1):175-80. PMID: 1903577Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Minamisaka T, Imura J, Shiraishi K, Takagi K, Tomia T, Tanaka S, Noguchi A, Akai T, Noguchi K, Kuroda S
Neuropathology 2022 Aug;42(4):289-294. Epub 2022 May 25 doi: 10.1111/neup.12806. PMID: 35614379
Delgado-Muñoz P, Oliver-Ricart MS, Labat-Alvarez EJ
Am J Case Rep 2022 Apr 23;23:e935115. doi: 10.12659/AJCR.935115. PMID: 35459759Free PMC Article
Jin H, Guo ZN, Luo Y, Zhao R, Sun MS, Yang Y
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Jan;96(4):e5631. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000005631. PMID: 28121918Free PMC Article
Sanchez-Mejia RO, Limbo M, Tihan T, Galvez MG, Woodward MV, Gupta N
J Neurosurg 2006 Oct;105(4 Suppl):311-4. doi: 10.3171/ped.2006.105.4.311. PMID: 17328282
Smith AS, Benson JE, Blaser SI, Mizushima A, Tarr RW, Bellon EM
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 1991 Jan-Feb;12(1):175-80. PMID: 1903577Free PMC Article

Therapy

Milani P, Rocchi R, Cerase A, Rossi A, Mazzocchio R
J Neurol Sci 2007 Jul 15;258(1-2):144-7. Epub 2007 Mar 29 doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2007.02.030. PMID: 17395206

Prognosis

Jin H, Guo ZN, Luo Y, Zhao R, Sun MS, Yang Y
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Jan;96(4):e5631. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000005631. PMID: 28121918Free PMC Article
Hekster RE, Lambooy N
Diagn Imaging 1981;50(4):229-31. PMID: 7297389

Recent systematic reviews

Tolebeyan AS, Kuruvilla DE
Curr Pain Headache Rep 2020 May 29;24(7):31. doi: 10.1007/s11916-020-00863-x. PMID: 32472229

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