Neuroepithelial cysts are benign, congenital, ependymal-lined cysts that constitute an infrequent cause of neurological symptoms among intracranial cystic lesions. We present Indonesian patient who underwent brain MRI depicting neuroepithelial cysts and pathological examination confirmed. Surgery was performed and yielded a satisfying result. Awareness of the entity and specific imaging features is key to making the diagnosis of neuroepithelial cyst and commencing appropriate treatment. This report is expected to aid in the diagnosis of neuroepithelial cysts, which are rare, and reduce the occurrence of misdiagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4384-4387
Number of pages4
JournalRadiology Case Reports
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2022


  • Brain cyst
  • MRI
  • Neuroepithelial cysts


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