Extra spinal ependymoma.

Abstract

Most of the spinal ependymomas are confirmed within the dura and become clinically evident by compression of the spinal cord and nerve roots of the cauda equine 1. Rarely an ependymoma may arise in the bone or soft tissues of the pelvis or sacral subcutaneum 2-4. We report a case of extraspinal ependymoma involving the lumbosacral region of the spine. A 27… (More)

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