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Frontoethmoidal meningocele

MedGen UID:
895696
Concept ID:
C4280798
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Frontoethmoid meningocele
 
HPO: HP:0030729

Definition

A herniation of meninges through a congenital bone defect in the skull at the junction of the frontal and ethmoidal bones. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVFrontoethmoidal meningocele

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Alexiou GA, Sfakianos G, Prodromou N
J Craniofac Surg 2010 Sep;21(5):1581-2. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e3181edc3f6. PMID: 20818248
Simpson DA, David DJ, White J
Neurosurgery 1984 Jul;15(1):14-21. doi: 10.1227/00006123-198407000-00005. PMID: 6472590

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Shamaeraotan A, Wei JR, Ma DL, Zhao B, Jia Q, Li J, Wang F, Zhao BX
J Craniofac Surg 2022 Mar-Apr 01;33(2):e113-e116. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000007984. PMID: 34320579Free PMC Article
Sirimaharaj W
Ann Plast Surg 2018 Oct;81(4):423-426. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000001580. PMID: 30067526
Heidekrueger PI, Thu M, Mühlbauer W, Holm-Mühlbauer C, Schucht P, Anderl H, Schoeneich H, Aung K, Mg Ag M, Thu Soe Myint A, Juran S, Aung T, Ehrl D, Ninkovic M, Broer PN
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2017 Oct;20(4):334-340. Epub 2017 Jul 21 doi: 10.3171/2017.5.PEDS1762. PMID: 28731403
Alexiou GA, Sfakianos G, Prodromou N
J Craniofac Surg 2010 Sep;21(5):1581-2. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e3181edc3f6. PMID: 20818248
Agthong S, Wiwanitkit V
BMC Neurol 2002 May 13;2:3. doi: 10.1186/1471-2377-2-3. PMID: 12010577Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Hassanein AG, Fadle KN
J Craniofac Surg 2017 Jan;28(1):e9-e12. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003157. PMID: 27831977
Alexiou GA, Sfakianos G, Prodromou N
J Craniofac Surg 2010 Sep;21(5):1581-2. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e3181edc3f6. PMID: 20818248
Holm C, Thu M, Hans A, Martina M, Silvia GS, Moritz S, Wolfgang M
Plast Reconstr Surg 2008 Jun;121(6):386e-395e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318170a78b. PMID: 18520865
Shah AK, Desai AA, Sharma SN, Udwadia RB
Ann Plast Surg 1989 Jun;22(6):523-7; discussion 528. doi: 10.1097/00000637-198906000-00009. PMID: 2751223
Simpson DA, David DJ, White J
Neurosurgery 1984 Jul;15(1):14-21. doi: 10.1227/00006123-198407000-00005. PMID: 6472590

Therapy

Bagheri A, Naghibozakerin J, Yazdani S
Eur J Ophthalmol 2005 Jul-Aug;15(4):500-3. doi: 10.1177/112067210501500414. PMID: 16001385
Moore MH
J Craniofac Surg 1997 Jan;8(1):78-9. doi: 10.1097/00001665-199701000-00024. PMID: 10332304
Suwanwela C, Poshyachinda V, Poshyachinda M
Acta Radiol Diagn (Stockh) 1973 Jan;14(1):5-8. doi: 10.1177/028418517301400102. PMID: 4541776

Prognosis

Charoenvicha C, Khwanngern K, Sirimaharaj W
Ann Plast Surg 2022 Jul 1;89(1):49-53. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000003224. PMID: 35749810
Dumrongpisutikul N, Triampo A, Janthanimi P, Lerdlum S
J Craniofac Surg 2017 Mar;28(2):454-458. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003357. PMID: 28045833
Oucheng N, Lauwers F, Gollogly J, Draper L, Joly B, Roux FE
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2010 Dec;6(6):541-9. doi: 10.3171/2010.9.PEDS1043. PMID: 21121728
Holm C, Thu M, Hans A, Martina M, Silvia GS, Moritz S, Wolfgang M
Plast Reconstr Surg 2008 Jun;121(6):386e-395e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318170a78b. PMID: 18520865
Simpson DA, David DJ, White J
Neurosurgery 1984 Jul;15(1):14-21. doi: 10.1227/00006123-198407000-00005. PMID: 6472590

Clinical prediction guides

Roux FE, Ou CN, Soum R, Gollogly J, Djidjeli I, Lauwers F
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2018 Feb;21(2):99-106. Epub 2017 Dec 1 doi: 10.3171/2017.7.PEDS17236. PMID: 29192866
Heidekrueger PI, Thu M, Mühlbauer W, Holm-Mühlbauer C, Schucht P, Anderl H, Schoeneich H, Aung K, Mg Ag M, Thu Soe Myint A, Juran S, Aung T, Ehrl D, Ninkovic M, Broer PN
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2017 Oct;20(4):334-340. Epub 2017 Jul 21 doi: 10.3171/2017.5.PEDS1762. PMID: 28731403
Alexiou GA, Sfakianos G, Prodromou N
J Craniofac Surg 2010 Sep;21(5):1581-2. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e3181edc3f6. PMID: 20818248
Rojvachiranonda N, David DJ, Moore MH, Cole J
J Craniofac Surg 2003 Nov;14(6):847-58. doi: 10.1097/00001665-200311000-00006. PMID: 14600626
David DJ
J Craniofac Surg 1993 Oct;4(4):192-202. PMID: 8110899

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