Cervicodorsal spinal cord astrocytoma

Case contributed by Dr Ashutosh Gandhi

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C/o quadruparesis.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

There is widening of spinal canal with expensile partly exophytic SOL within the cervical-dorsal spinal cord, extending from C2 to D3 level. It is hyperintense on T2 W, STIR images. No blooming on GRE images. no obvious enhancement on the post contrast scans. The craniocaudal length of the lesion is 16 cm.

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Case Information

rID: 19866
Case created: 18th Oct 2012
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
Tags: spine, tumour
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