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Related to foramen of Monro: Foramen of Magendie, Foramen of Luschka
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The cyst is then microsurgically removed through the foramen of Monro.
Upon entering the right frontal horn, it became clear that there was a tan-colored, solid mass going through the right sided foramen of Monro.
Patients with colloid cysts most commonly present with signs of intermittent, acute intracranial hypertension, attributed to movement of the cyst on its pedicle, causing episodic obstruction of the foramen of Monro.
Because the lesions tend to obstruct the foramen of Monro, patients present with signs and symptoms of noncommunicating hydrocephalus.
ventricles and through the foramen of Monro to the third ventricle.