Management of intramedullary spinal cord abscess: experience with four cases, pathophysiology and outcomes

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Intramedullary spinal cord abscess (ISCA) in children is extremely a rare infection of the central nervous system (CNS); and probably a devastating neurological condition. Clinical awareness of patients at risk is crucial for early diagnosis and intervention; as this entity is one of the treatable conditions of paraparesis. Association with congenital neuro… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00586-009-0885-0

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@article{Barbarawi2009ManagementOI, title={Management of intramedullary spinal cord abscess: experience with four cases, pathophysiology and outcomes}, author={Moh’d. Al Barbarawi and Wadah M. Khriesat and Suhair M Qudsieh and Hanna Qudsieh and Abu Alia Loai}, journal={European Spine Journal}, year={2009}, volume={18}, pages={710-717} }