Intramedullary tuberculoma mimicking primary CNS lymphoma.


The incidence of primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) has been on the rise in the setting of immunodeficiency syndromes such as acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). Its diagnosis has been facilitated by the advent of a cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) PCR assay. The reported high sensitivity and specificity of this assay… (More)


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@article{Mohit2004IntramedullaryTM, title={Intramedullary tuberculoma mimicking primary CNS lymphoma.}, author={Alex A Mohit and Paz Santiago and Robert C. Rostomily}, journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry}, year={2004}, volume={75 11}, pages={1636-8} }