Dermal sinus tract of the spine

  title={Dermal sinus tract of the spine},
  author={Farid Radmanesh and Farideh Nejat and Mostafa El Khashab},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
Spinal dermal sinus tract (DST) is a rare entity which usually comes to clinical attention by cutaneous abnormalities, neurologic deficit, and/or infection. We performed this study to assess presentation patterns, associated anomalies, radiologic, urologic, and surgical findings in children afflicted with spinal DST. Medical records of 35 children treated for spinal DST in Children’s Medical Center from January 2001 to December 2008 were reviewed. Patients’ age ranged from 3 days to 8.44 years… CONTINUE READING


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