MR appearance of axial melorheostosis

  title={MR appearance of axial melorheostosis},
  author={Pamela Isaacs D.O. and Donald Resnick},
  journal={Skeletal Radiology},
Two patients with melorheostosis of the axial skeleton associated with fibrolipomatous lesions were reported by Garver et al. in Skeletal Radiology in 1982 [1]. One of the patients, who had intraspinal lipomas, returned to our institution in October 1991 with new bladder symptoms suggestive of spinal cord compression. This 33-year-old Chinese man had C7 quadriplegia. His symptoms originally developed when he was in his late teens serving in the Taiwanese army. A thoracolumbar laminectomy was… CONTINUE READING


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