foramen of Monro


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foramen of Monro

[fə′rā·mən əv mən′rō]
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A colloid cyst located in the foramen of Monro requires prompt management to prevent permanent damage from increased intracranial pressure.
The cyst usually blocks the foramen of Monro, causing obstructive hydrocephalus involving only the lateral ventricles.
Because the lesions tend to obstruct the foramen of Monro, patients present with signs and symptoms of noncommunicating hydrocephalus.