Hirsutism as a first manifestation of a giant arachnoid cyst of the sylvian fissure

Baykal S., Sari A., Kuzeyli K., Akturk F.

NEUROSURGICAL REVIEW, vol.19, no.4, pp.279-280, 1996 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf00314846
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.279-280
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


In this report, we present a case presenting with hirsutism. In this case. there was a large sylvian fissure arachnoid cyst, demonstrated by radiology. This case is discussed in view of clinical findings and a literature review is presented.