An Unusual Cause of Spinal Cord Myelopathy


Brown tumour (osteitis fibrosa cystica) occurring in the spine causing myelopathy is rare. This report is of a man with brown tumour of the spine, who presented with sudden backache and progressive lower limb weakness leading to a preliminary diagnosis of metastasis. He had been receiving haemodialysis for endstage renal failure for the previous 6 years. T2… (More)

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