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Tailgut cyst: A case report and literature review.

Haydar M, Griepentrog K - Int J Surg Case Rep (2015)

Bottom Line: Tailgut cysts are rare diseases but can be challenging to manage.The cyst was incidentally detected on imaging, and treated with Kraske surgical approach.Surgical management should be tailored individually for each patient, based on the advantages and disadvantages of each surgical approach.

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Affiliation: Department of Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Kreiskrankenhaus Stollberg gGmbH, Jahnsdorfer Straße 7, Stollberg 09366, Germany. Electronic address: mazen.haydar@hotmail.com.

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Mentions: The intraoperative findings showed a well capsulated presacral cyst with a vascular pedicle originating from the sacral periosteum. Complete resection took place through an avascular plane. The surgical specimen was sent for pathological examination that revealed a tailgut cyst (Fig. 2).


Tailgut cyst: A case report and literature review.

Haydar M, Griepentrog K - Int J Surg Case Rep (2015)

Specimen after in toto surgical excision.
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fig0010: Specimen after in toto surgical excision.
Mentions: The intraoperative findings showed a well capsulated presacral cyst with a vascular pedicle originating from the sacral periosteum. Complete resection took place through an avascular plane. The surgical specimen was sent for pathological examination that revealed a tailgut cyst (Fig. 2).

Bottom Line: Tailgut cysts are rare diseases but can be challenging to manage.The cyst was incidentally detected on imaging, and treated with Kraske surgical approach.Surgical management should be tailored individually for each patient, based on the advantages and disadvantages of each surgical approach.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of Visceral and Vascular Surgery, Kreiskrankenhaus Stollberg gGmbH, Jahnsdorfer Straße 7, Stollberg 09366, Germany. Electronic address: mazen.haydar@hotmail.com.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus