Sacral perineural cyst presenting as chronic perineal pain: a case report

Neurol India. 2002 Dec;50(4):514-5.


We present an interesting case of sacral perineural cyst which caused chronic perineal pain. Perineural cyst is relatively rare, especially the sacral region. Chronic perineural pain is an often encountered problem that is difficult to evaluate and sacral perineural cyst may be the etiology of chronic perineal pain in many instances.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Bone Cysts / complications*
  • Bone Cysts / diagnosis
  • Bone Cysts / surgery
  • Chronic Disease
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Middle Aged
  • Pain / etiology*
  • Perineum*
  • Sacrum
  • Spinal Canal* / pathology
  • Spinal Canal* / surgery
  • Spinal Diseases / complications*
  • Spinal Diseases / diagnosis
  • Spinal Diseases / surgery