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Giant middle fossa epidermoid presenting as holmes' tremor syndrome.

Research paper by Bindu B Menon, P P Sasikala, Amit A Agrawal

Indexed on: 14 Jun '14Published on: 14 Jun '14Published in: Journal of movement disorders



Abstract

Intracranial dermoids may gradually reach an enormous size before the onset of symptoms. Common clinical presentations of intracranial epidermoid include headache and seizures. We present a case of a 35-year female patient with giant middle fossa epidermoid that presented with Holmes' tremor syndrome, and we review the relevant literature. To the best of our knowledge, such a presentation has not previously been described in the literature.