Specimen Type: Spinal Tissue, d3/4 tumour fresh
Clinical Details: Mild hemicord syndrome.
Imaging and Tumour Site: D3/4 intradural lesion: dermoid?
Macroscopy: 3 pieces of light brown tissue, the largest measuring 1.1 cm.
Histology: This is collagenous tissue lined by pseudo-stratified epithelium which, in areas, is columnar and ciliated, and in others is cuboidal or flattened. Smooth muscle is present.
Diagnosis: Neurenteric (enterogenous) cyst.