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The entire cyst was removed through the osteotomy to reveal the closed dura pulsating at the base of the foramen cecum (figure 2, B).
It can also demonstrate a fluid-filled cyst, soft-tissue mass, distortion of the crista galli, and enlargement of the foramen cecum.
The normal migration of the primitive thyroid from the foramen cecum to its mature position in the anterior neck results in the creation of the thyroglossal duct.