Appearing-disappearing-reappearing Rathke's cleft cyst: An extraordinary finding and review of the literature

Madison Budinich, Jaspreet Johal, Rod J. Oskouian, Krishnamoorthy Thamburaj, R. Shane Tubbs, Elias Rizk
2016 Translational Research in Anatomy  
Rathke's pouch cysts are uncommonly found on imaging and are usually incidental in nature. Herein, we report a most unusual case of Rathke's pouch cyst verified to have resolved and then 20 years later, to have returned. The germane literature regarding such a phenomenon is reviewed. We believe this to be the first report of a patient with an appearing, disappearing, and reappearing Rathke's cleft cyst. j o u r n a l h o m e p a g e : h t t p : / / w w w . j o u r n a l s . e l se v i e r . c o
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doi:10.1016/j.tria.2016.08.002 fatcat:hxi2dmdyrbecjpmw4oy3gipaty