Quadrigeminal plate compression caused by a pulsion diverticulum

Ashwani Kapila, Terence G. Klingele, Thomas L. Slamovits, Ronald M. Burde, Robert Ratcheson, Mokhtar H. Gado

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A 35-year-old woman presented with progressive visual loss. She was found to have an ependymoma causing an obstructive hydrocephalus with a pulsion diverticulum. Intermittent expansion of this diverticulum was associated with the development of a Sylvian aqueduct syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-140
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1981
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Clinical Neurology

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Kapila, A., Klingele, T. G., Slamovits, T. L., Burde, R. M., Ratcheson, R., & Gado, M. H. (1981). Quadrigeminal plate compression caused by a pulsion diverticulum. Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology, 1(2), 135-140.