Intradural disc herniation: Radiographic findings and surgical results with a literature review

  title={Intradural disc herniation: Radiographic findings and surgical results with a literature review},
  author={Kazuyoshi Kobayashi and Shiro Imagama and Yuji Matsubara and Hisatake Yoshihara and Kenichi Hirano and Zen-ya Ito and Kei Ando and Junichi Ukai and Akio Muramoto and Ryuichi Shinjo and Tomohiro Matsumoto and Hiroaki Nakashima and Naoki Ishiguro},
  journal={Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery},

A Case of Intradural Disc Herniation Mimicking a Schwannoma

A case in which IDH was difficult to differentiate from a schwannoma on the basis of intraoperative findings and analysis of postoperative pathological results took a long time, it seems necessary to consider only performing decompression achieved by reduction surgery such as internal decompression, without cutting off the cauda equina when complete removal of lesion is difficult to achieve due to adhesion.

Intradural lumbar disc herniation: illustrative case

The etiology, presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and treatment of ILDH are explored along with a case report and microsurgery video and a ventral dural defect was found and repaired during the procedure.

Case series of intradural disc in recurrence of lumbar disc prolapse

Two cases presenting to the unit in the form of recurrent intradural disc disease following previous lumbar surgery occurring within 3 months of the index procedure are reported.

Intradural Lumbar Disc Herniation: A Case Report and Literature Review

Intradural lumbar disc herniation should be highly suspected when intraoperative findings are incompatible with findings from the preoperative imaging examination, and it could be further confirmed via intraoperative ultrasonography and pathological examination of the resected tissue from the dural space.

Thoracic Intradural Disc Herniation: Key Considerations in Operative Management

Clinical findings may not correlate with MRI findings in these rare cases due to the intradural nature of the disc material, so cases should be undertaken jointly with neurosurgical colleagues in case durotomy is needed.

Preoperative radiographic clues for transdural disc herniation: could it be predictable?

A retrospective case analysis to analyze the imaging findings of seven cases and construct a preoperative prediction model for TDH and it is safe to consider the possibility of TDH in patients with more than two findings in the preoperative images.

Intradural Lumbar Disc Herniation From the Lateral Inner Surface of the Dura Without a Penetration Hole: A Case Report

A 61-year-old man presented to the authors' institution with left leg pain of two months' duration and a suspected tumor at the L3-L4 level, and an enlarged lesion was found to be an intervertebral disc and was diagnosed as an intradural lumbar disc herniation.

Intradural disc herniation at L4/5 level causing Cauda equina syndrome

A 58-year-old male patient who presented with intermittent pain of low back and radiating pain of the both lower extremities for 2 years as well as decreased muscle strength of theboth legs and dysfunction of urinary and defecation is described.



Intradural lumbar disc herniations: the role of MRI in preoperative diagnosis and review of the literature

It is believed that radiologic diagnosis of intradural herniation is possible in carefully selected patients, thanks to MRI with gadolinium, as well as the causes of this pathology, from clinical, diagnostic, and therapeutic perspectives.

Intradural lumbar disc herniation--is it predictable preoperatively? A report of two cases.

Intradural disc herniation - a case report.

Intradural disc herniations must be considered in the differential diagnosis of prolapsed intervertebral disc disease especially with recent worsening of symptoms and mismatch of unenhanced MRI findings with intraoperative findings.

Intradural disk herniation at L1–L2: report of two cases

Abstract Context Lumbar intradural disk herniation (IDH) is a rare but serious complication of spinal disk protrusions. Although the pathogenesis of lumbar IDH is still vague, it is believed to be

Intradural Disc Herniation and Epidural Gas: Something More Than a Casual Association?

The potential presence of an intradural disc herniation must always be considered when performing an open discectomy on a patient whose CT scan study shows the presence of epidural gas, given the relative rarity ofintradural herniations and intraspinal gas.

Intradural Lumbar Disc Herniation: Report of Three Cases with a Review of the Literature

Intradural lumbar disc herniation (ILDH) is rare, and it is seldom suspected preoperatively, but the neurologic prognosis appears to be closely linked with preoperative duration of neurologic symptoms.

Intradural disc herniation at L5 level mimicking an intradural spinal tumor

A 50-year-old female patient who presented with pain in the lower back for 6 months and a sudden exacerbation of the pain that spread to the left leg as well as numbness in both legs for 2 weeks is described.

Radicular interdural lumbar disc herniation

The authors report the first case of an intraradicular lumbar disc herniation without subdural penetration; the disc hernia was lodged between the two radicular dura layers.

Intradural herniation of intervertebral disc at the level of Lumbar 1-Lumbar 2.

A 50-year-old female patient with pain and weakness in both legs and neurological examination revealed paraparesis is presented with an intradural disc herniation case at the level of L1-L2 with accompanying significant myelopathic neurologic deficits.

Intradural Disc Herniation at L5-S1 Mimicking an Intradural Extramedullary Spinal Tumor: A Case Report

A 61-yr-old man with suspected intradural mass at the level of L5-S1 space is described who presented with pain in the lower back and both lower legs for 4 months and a sudden exacerbation of the symptoms for 3 days.