[Intravascular lymphoma confirmed by brain biopsy, quickly treated by chemotherapy: a case report].

@article{Inoue2009IntravascularLC,
  title={[Intravascular lymphoma confirmed by brain biopsy, quickly treated by chemotherapy: a case report].},
  author={Daisuke Inoue and Takeshi Hamamura and Taira Uehara and Katsue Miyoshi and Takefumi Katsuragi and Iwao Takeshita and Tetsuo Hamada},
  journal={No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={369-74}
}
A 60-year-old female with intravascular lymphoma (IVL) presented with the complaint of urinary dysfunction and gait disturbance. T2 weighted MR imaging of the thoracic spinal cord showed a hyperintense lesion, and brain MR imaging indicated hyperintense lesions in the deep white matter. Multiple sclerosis was assumed, so steroid pulse therapy was administered. However, her level of consciousness decreased and her paraplegia progressed. Laboratory data showed that anemia and thrombocytopenia had… CONTINUE READING
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