Focal extra-axial hemorrahagic mass with subdural hemorrhage secondare to extramedullary hematopoiesis in idiopathic myelodysplastic sindrome.

@article{Ieva2007FocalEH,
  title={Focal extra-axial hemorrahagic mass with subdural hemorrhage secondare to extramedullary hematopoiesis in idiopathic myelodysplastic sindrome.},
  author={Antonio Di Ieva and Enrico Aimar and Flavio Tancioni and Daniel Levi and Alberto Debernardi and Patrizia Pisano and Daoud Rahal and Andrea Nozza and Massimo Magagnoli and Paolo Gaetani},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgical sciences},
  year={2007},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={29-32}
}
Idiopathic myelodysplastic syndrome is a disease characterized by a clonal stem cell disorder in which megacaryocitic and granulocytic lineages are mainly involved; extramedullary myeloid metaplasia is due to abnormal location of myeloid tissue in other organs than bone marrow. Rarely the central nervous system is involved. When it happens, it is typical to find masses around the brain and pachymeningeal thickening, but it is very rare to find it associated with subdural haemorrhage, as in the… CONTINUE READING