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Diagnostic challenges between Chiari malformation and neurocysticercosis

The development of hydrocephalus with reaccumulation of fluid in the surgical site.

Diagnosis of neurocysticercosis can be challenging due to a wide variety of symptoms depending on the location, developmental stage, and the number of cysts when symptomatic. However, uninflamed extraparenchymal cysts are isodense to cerebrospinal fluid and may