TITLE

PRACTICE: CLINICAL IMAGES. Dural ectasia: a manifestation of type 1 neurofibromatosis

AUTHOR(S)
Yi-Loong Woon, Colin
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, p1448
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Dural ectasia: a manifestation of type 1 neurofibromatosis," by Colin Yi-Loong Woon, which appeared at the website www.cmaj.ca. It focuses on a 43-year-old woman with type 1 neurofibromatosis and has septated cystic structures in both flanks that were seen through uterine fibroids assessment. Furthermore, magnetic resonance imaging of her spine showed erosion of the central posterior scalloping of the vertebral body caused by dural ectasia.
ACCESSION #
54098845

 

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