Extradural ganglioneuroma with T1-T2 involvement mimicking spondylodiscitis: a case report and a review of the literature.

@article{Mogharrabi2016ExtraduralGW,
  title={Extradural ganglioneuroma with T1-T2 involvement mimicking spondylodiscitis: a case report and a review of the literature.},
  author={Mehdi Mogharrabi and Ramin Azarhoush and Alireza Javadi and Elahe Pirayesh and Majid Assadi},
  journal={Nuclear medicine review. Central & Eastern Europe},
  year={2016},
  volume={19 B},
  pages={3-4}
}
Ganglioneuroma (GN) is a rare benign neural tumor, usually derived from the ganglia of the sympathetic system. This report describes a 36-year-old man who presented with back pain and local tenderness that closely mimicked the clinical and ima-ging findings of spondylodiskitis. However, histologic examination made the diagnosis of GN. To our knowledge, this… CONTINUE READING