Author | Timothy J. Haley, MD


Photoclinic: Arachnoid Cyst

May 01, 2006

The parents of a 7-year-old girl, who had fallen off her bicycle and hit her left forehead 2 weeks earlier, brought their daughter to the emergency department after she began having increasingly severe headaches. She had been healthy before her fall and had no history of other trauma or meningitis. She had no neurologic deficits on presentation. Examination of the fundus revealed no papilledema.