[Metastatic tumors in vertebral canal].


Medical records of patients suffering from spinal cord or cauda equina compression secondary to metastatic tumour of the spinal canal were reviewed. Out of 55 patients treated in the Department of Neurosurgery in Lublin throughout 1976-1996 for metastatic disease of the spinal canal, forty were operated on. Clinical symptoms, methods of treatment and course… (More)