Dumbbell-shaped spinal epidural cavernous angioma. Case report

Cavernous angiomas are common lesions of the CNS characterized by abnormally dilated blood vessels lined by a thin endothelium, closely clustered together and not separated by normal neural tissue. They are more frequently found intracranially. In the spine, a common location is the vertebral bodies. Intradural extramedullary and intramedullary cavernous… CONTINUE READING