[Idiopathic hypertrophic chronic pachymeningitis. Contribution of two new cases and literature review].

@article{Navarro2003IdiopathicHC,
  title={[Idiopathic hypertrophic chronic pachymeningitis. Contribution of two new cases and literature review].},
  author={A Esparcia Navarro and Pablo Roig Rico and M M{\'i}nguez Vera and Carlos Botella Asunci{\'o}n},
  journal={Revista clinica espanola},
  year={2003},
  volume={203 6},
  pages={287-91}
}
The idiopathic hypertrophic chronic pachymeningitis (IHCP) is a rare disorder characterized by chronic inflammation of the dura mater that there can be associated with resulting neurological deficits from the compression of underlying structures. The etiology of the pathologic process is uncertain and for its diagnosis it is necessary to rule out infectious pathology, diseases of the immune system and other processes, together with the pathological confirmation of the existence of a steril and… CONTINUE READING