TITLE

A Real Pain in the Back

AUTHOR(S)
Peart, Olive
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Radiologic Technology;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p183
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
A case study is presented about a woman who went under a magnetic resonance examination of the lumbar spine. It was found out that the woman has a Tarlov cyst that are rooted in the nerves of the lumbar or sacral level of the spinal cord. The article mentions that Tarlov cyst can be treated using corticosteroid injections and CT-guided cyst aspiration.
ACCESSION #
35156190

 

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