Cervical Intradural Abscess Masquerading as an Epidural Collection

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Intradural spinal cord abscesses especially in the cervical spine are a rare occurrence. We report a rare presentation of an intradural extramedullary abscess at the atlantoaxial level, initially misdiagnosed as an epidural collection. The patient presented with worsening quadriparesis preceded by a 2-week history of upper respiratory tract infection and… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0033-1337123

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