Arachnoid cyst of the cauda equina: a contribution to the etiology of coccygodynia

Neurologia i Neurochirurgia Polska

1978 Jan-Feb Volume 12: 109-12

Kepski A, Rudnicki S


The authors report a case of arachnoid cyst of cauda equina with severe chronic coccygodynia. The value of radioculography in the diagnosis of this condition is pointed out. Resection of the cyst abolished coccygodynia completely and permanently. No case of arachnoid cyst causing coccygodynia has been found in the available literature.

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