Author(s): Colombo F.; Janous P.; Buxton N.

Source: British Journal of Neurosurgery; Jun 2017 ; p. 1-2

Publication Date: Jun 2017

Publication Type(s): Article In Press

Abstract:Currarino syndrome (CS) is a congenital disorder characterized by partial sacral agenesis, anorectal malformation and a presacral mass. Only three cases of carcinoid transformation of the presacral mass have been described in the literature. We present a case of carcinoid transformation of presacral dermoid cyst in patient with Currarino syndrome.

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