Peduncular hallucinations caused by brainstem compression

David W. Dunn, Leon A. Weisberg, Joseph Nadell

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Peduncular hallucinations are associated with intrinsic lesions of the midbrain. We report transient peduncular hallucinations due to extrinsic compression of the midbrain by a cystic craniopharyngioma. The peduncular hallucinations resolved promptly after drainage of the cyst.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1360-1361
Number of pages2
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1983
Externally publishedYes

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  • Clinical Neurology

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    Dunn, D. W., Weisberg, L. A., & Nadell, J. (1983). Peduncular hallucinations caused by brainstem compression. Neurology, 33(10), 1360-1361.