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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 125-127

A case report of a rare entity: Double dermal sinus with double intradural dermoid


1 Department of Neurosurgery, Neuro One Hospital, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Devadoss Multispeciality Hospital, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Shanmugam Muthiah
Department of Neurosurgery, Neuro One Hospital, Karur Bye Pass Road, Trichy - 620 002, Tamil Nadu
India
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DOI: 10.4103/joss.joss_27_21

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Congenital spinal dermal sinus tract is a rare entity and is usually solitary. Multiple dermal sinus tracts in a child are extremely rare; so far, only five cases have been published in the English literature to our knowledge. We report a case of double dermal sinus tracts with double intradural dermoid, and such a combination has not been reported. Meticulous excision of both dermal sinus tracts and intradural dermoid resulted in complete recovery. We present this rare entity and review the literature.


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