[Radiotherapy of paraplegia caused by extramedullary hematopoietic tissue].


The presentation by computed tomography of an extramedullar epidural intraspinal hemopoisis has only been described sporadically. It has been possible to visualize by CT-scans the regression under radiotherapy of a sensory and motor paraplegia in a 17 years old patient with beta-thalassemia major. The central nervous system (thoracic and lumbar zone as well… (More)