Dermal sinus and intramedullary spinal cord abscess Report of two cases and review of the literature

Abstract

Intramedullary abscesses of the spinal cord are uncommon. Most of them occur in association with heart, pulmonary or urogenital infections. We report two cases of intramedullary spinal cord abscesses secondary to congenital dermal sinus. Only 14 cases of such an association have previously been reported. In our cases, dermal sinus was associated with an… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s003810050370

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