Post-arachnoiditic adhesions of the cauda equina

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Patient with a history of chronic sciatica and epidural catheterisation 7 years earlier.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

On T2-weighted images, the cauda roots were clumped together and most adhered to the dural sac. There was no contrast enhancement (not shown).

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Case information

rID: 14107
Case created: 26th Jun 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
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