foramen of Monro


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foramen of Monro

[fə′rā·mən əv mən′rō]
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Neuroimaging of CN typically demonstrates a large, discrete, solitary lobulated mass near the foramen of Monro, which is often attached to the septum pellucidum, expanding into 1 or both lateral ventricles or the third ventricle.
A colloid cyst located in the foramen of Monro requires prompt management to prevent permanent damage from increased intracranial pressure.
Foramen of Monro mass: MRI appearances permit diagnosis of cavernous haemangioma.
Repeat non-contrast CT of the brain revealed asymmetric lateral ventricles with a more obvious mass lesion in the right frontal horn, extending through the right foramen of Monro.
The cyst usually blocks the foramen of Monro, causing obstructive hydrocephalus involving only the lateral ventricles.