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A series of 16 patients with meningiomas of Meckel’s cave is reported. Trigeminal neuralgia, typical or atypical, was the initial symptom in 10 patients (%). Meckel’s cave. Trigeminal D Kirchhoff“Micromeningiomas” of cavum Meckeli. ( 3rd ed.) DE Nijensohn, JC Araujo, CS MacCartyMeningiomas of Meckel’s cave. Hemangioma do cavum de Meckel: registro de caso. Meckel’s cave haemangioma: report of a case. José Eduardo de Andrade Lopes. Serviço de Neurocirurgia.

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Access to the PDF text. Sincefor tumors involving the cavernous sinus, we have employed a frontotemporal craniotomy with extradural clinoidectomy and superior and lateral approach to the cavernous sinus.

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Meckel’s cave haemangioma: report of a case

Cisterna magna Pontine cistern Interpeduncular cistern Chiasmatic cistern Of lateral cerebral fossa Superior cistern Of lamina terminalis. Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the 20th edition of Gray’s Anatomy Meninges. Trigeminal cave The trigeminal ganglion and its branches represented here as 1st division, 2nd division, and 3rd division. Personal information regarding our website’s visitors, including their identity, is confidential.


Group 1 comprises eight patients with trigeminal signs and symptoms only. When the tumor extends toward the posterior fossa, we use a combined temporosuboccipital-transpetrosal approach. The trigeminal ganglion and its branches represented here as 1st division, 2nd division, and 3rd division. You can move this window by clicking on the headline.

Meningiomas of Meckel’s cave.

Wikipedia articles with TA98 identifiers. In this group, there were no tumor recurrences. At admission, trigeminal cabum and symptoms were present in 15 csvum This page was last edited on 27 Novemberat Falx cerebri Tentorium cerebelli Falx cerebelli Diaphragma sellae Trigeminal cave.

These patients had large tumors arising from Meckel’s cave and secondarily invading the cavernous sinus five patients or extending into the posterior fossa two patients or largely growing into the middle fossa one patient. Contact Help Who are we? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Outline Masquer le plan.

These patients had small meningiomas strictly affecting Meckel’s cave. The owners of this website hereby guarantee to respect the legal confidentiality conditions, applicable in France, and not to disclose this data to third parties.

The Trigeminal Cave houses this ganglion. Trigeminal neuralgia, typical or atypical, was the initial symptom in 10 patients Within the dural confines of the trigeminal cave, there is a continuation of subarachnoid space along the posterior aspect of the cave, representing a continuation of the cerebral basal cisterns. Top of the page – Article Outline. Total removal was achieved in only one patient, and a worsening of the preoperative neurological status was observed in four patients; there were three cases of tumor progression.


On retrospective analysis, these patients fall into two clinical groups that differ also in prognosis. Retrieved from ” https: Arachnoid granulation Arachnoid trabeculae. A series of 16 patients with meningiomas of Meckel’s cave is reported. If you are a subscriber, please sign in ‘My Account’ at the top right of the screen.

Total removal of the tumor was achieved in seven of eight patients, without adjunctive postoperative neurological deficits. Epidural space Subdural space Subarachnoid space Cerebrospinal fluid.

Group 2 comprises the other eight patients in whom trigeminal dysfunction was combined with impairment of other cranial nerves.

It envelops the trigeminal ganglion.

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Meninges of the brain and spinal cord. The trigeminal cave also known as Meckel’s cave or cavum trigeminale is a dura mater pouch containing cerebrospinal fluid.

A subtemporal intradural approach used in the past in every case is emckel used for the small tumors of Group 1 with good results. It is bounded by the dura overlying four structures:. The trigeminal cave is formed by the two layers of dura mater endosteal and meningeal which are part of an evagination of the cerebellar tentorium near the apex of the petrous part of the temporal bone.

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