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Tornwaldt's cyst (Pharyngeal Bursa) is a rare cyst in the midline of the nasopharynx that may become infected. Tornwaldt's cyst is a remnant of the embryonal notochord superficial to the s...
Protecting retinal ganglion cells Eye advance online publication, January 13 2017. doi:10.1038/eye.2016.299 Authors: T Z Khatib & K R Martin
A simple modification to hockey players' shoulder pads could have an impact on shoulder-to-head contact, the most common cause of concussions in ice hockey, say researchers.
A new report gives recommendations for regenerating retinal ganglion cells (RGCs), crucial neurons in the back of the eye that carry visual information to the brain.
Assessing retinal ganglion cell damage Eye advance online publication, January 13 2017. doi:10.1038/eye.2016.295 Authors: C A Smith, J R Vianna & B C Chauhan
Targeting retinal ganglion cell recovery Eye advance online publication, January 6 2017. doi:10.1038/eye.2016.281 Authors: J G Crowston, E T Fahy, L Fry, I A Trounce, P van Wijngaarden, S P...
Plant scientists led by University of Missouri (MU) researchers have found one of the mechanisms that cyst nematodes use to invade and drain life-sustaining nutrients from soybean plants. Cyst nematod...
Effect of routine shoulder X-rays after shoulder arthroplasty on post-operative patient management.
The optical detection of retinal ganglion cell damage Eye advance online publication, January 6 2017. doi:10.1038/eye.2016.290 Authors: J E Morgan, J Tribble, J Fergusson, N White & I E...
Aims and Indications A paralabral ganglion cyst of the shoulder can cause neuropathy of the inferior branches of the suprascapular nerve. This can lead to atrophy of the infraspinatus muscle. Arthrosc...
Intraneural ganglion cysts are benign, mucinous, non-neoplastic lesions of the peripheral nerves. While the most common location of intraneural ganglion cysts is the ulnar nerve and its branches, intr...
An intraosseous ganglion cyst has been reported in nearly all of the carpal bones; it is a rare cause of chronic wrist pain. The case presented here is a rare finding of symptomatic intraosseous gangl...
Interpretation of iodine I whole-body scintigraphy can be challenging, as there are many nonpathologic findings that may present with increased radiotracer uptake. Radiotracer uptake has been reported...
In Rathke cleft cysts (RCCs), inflammation by the cyst contents infrequently spreads to the surrounding structures. Calcification, which is regarded as a consequence of chronic inflammation of the cys...