Spinal angiolipoma--case report.

  title={Spinal angiolipoma--case report.},
  author={Silky P. Chotai and Jun Seok Hur and Hong Joo Moon and T H Kwon and Youn Kwan Park and Joo Han Kim},
  journal={Neurologia medico-chirurgica},
  volume={51 7},
A 69-year-old male presented with a rare spinal angiolipoma manifesting as history of back pain, and numbness in both lower limbs, which progressed over a period of 5 years. Total T10-T12 laminectomy was performed and the tumor was removed en bloc. The symptoms gradually improved postoperatively. Spinal angiolipoma is an uncommon benign extradural tumor of spine, which accounts for 0.14-1.2% of all spinal tumors and is a rare cause of spinal cord compression. Recognition of this entity is… CONTINUE READING