Spinal neuroschistosomiasis.


We report a 20-year-old woman with a diagnosis of spinal neuroschistosomiasis that was confirmed histologically. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated an expanded, oedematous conus with intrinsic heterogeneous enhancement, which was initially thought to be a neoplastic lesion. This case demonstrates an alternative diagnosis to oncological lesions of the… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2015.1016890


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@article{Palin2015SpinalN, title={Spinal neuroschistosomiasis.}, author={Martin S Palin and Ryan K Mathew and Gerry Towns}, journal={British journal of neurosurgery}, year={2015}, volume={29 4}, pages={582-4} }