Asymptomatic persistence of infundibularis recessus. Case report

J Neurosurg. 1978 Nov;49(5):769-72. doi: 10.3171/jns.1978.49.5.0769.


A congenital malformation of the anteroinferior aspect of the third ventricle is described. This anomaly has been found only rarely in anatomical descriptions. The embryological development of the pituitary region is described.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Cerebral Ventricles / abnormalities*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hydrocephalus, Normal Pressure / complications
  • Middle Aged