World Journal of Pathology Volume No 7

Case Report Open Access

An Unusual Case of Neuroenteric Cyst (Type B) with Fetal Type Glands, Peyer’s Patches and Associated Dermal Sinus

Shramana Mandal, Kaushik Majumdar, Ravinder Saran and Ajay Sharma
World Journal of Pathology 2014, 3:9


Neuroenteric cyst is a rare congenital developmental anomaly of the central nervous system. These are found in the spinal column, brain , mediastinum, abdomen, pelvis and are associated with various congenital spinal anamolies.Spinal neurenteric cysts commonly manifest during the second and third decades of life. Although these cyst are benign recurrences may occur and they may cause various neurological symptoms if the treatment is delayed.

We hereby present a case of a seven year old child who presented with a globular swelling in the back since birth.

Key word

Neuroenteric cyst, Fetal type glands, Dermal sinus, Peyer’s patches

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