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After aspiration of a colloid cyst, what are the chances it will regrow?
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Dr. Chakshu Gupta
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In brief: Possible
The histogenesis of colloid cysts is unclear. Surgical treatment is usually considered if they cause hydrocephalus (swelling of the brain).
Surgical removal does not always resolve the swelling. Aspiration may mot completly remove the cyst wall in which case they can recur.

In brief: Possible
The histogenesis of colloid cysts is unclear. Surgical treatment is usually considered if they cause hydrocephalus (swelling of the brain).
Surgical removal does not always resolve the swelling. Aspiration may mot completly remove the cyst wall in which case they can recur.
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