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What is the most common location of a symptomatic intraventricular cyst in patients with neurocystercircosis?
the fourth ventricle
the third ventricle
The correct answer is the fourth ventricle.
The fourth ventricle is the most common location for cysts in symptomatic persons with Neurocysticercosis, most likely because of the bulk flow of CSF through the ventricular system.
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