n African Journal of Psychiatry - Middle cranial fossa arachnoid cyst presenting with obsessive compulsive behaviour associated with psychosis - two cases : scientific letter

Volume 15, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1994-8220



Arachnoid cysts are benign space-occupying lesions of the brain containing cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). From an etiological point of view, the primary or true cysts are congenital in nature and false cysts are secondary to the post-inflammatory accumulation of CSF during cranial traumas, infections or intracranial hemorrhages.

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