Epidural hematoma in a patient on pegylated-L-asparginase therapy.

@article{Qubty2015EpiduralHI,
  title={Epidural hematoma in a patient on pegylated-L-asparginase therapy.},
  author={William F Qubty and Anna Mrelashvili and Marc C. Patterson},
  journal={Journal of child neurology},
  year={2015},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={636}
}
An 18-year-old man with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia presented with acute, progressive back pain and left lower extremity sensory changes followed by weakness within 24 hours of receiving intrathecal and systemic chemotherapy. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the lumbar spine revealed a large epidural hematoma with compression of the cauda equina… CONTINUE READING