Dumbbell appearance of spinal tumours

Dr Dan J Bell and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

The dumbbell appearance of spinal tumours refers to a tumour which has both a component within the canal and a component in the paravertebral space contiguous with each other via a thinner tumour component traversing the neural exit foramen.

The appearance can be seen in:

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rID: 19816
Section: Signs
Tags: spine, refs, cases
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