Syringohydromyelia associated to therapeutic procedures for severe forms of neurocysticercoses: case report.

@article{Honorato2004SyringohydromyeliaAT,
  title={Syringohydromyelia associated to therapeutic procedures for severe forms of neurocysticercoses: case report.},
  author={Donizeti C{\'e}sar Honorato and Wilson Adriano Abra{\~a}o Borges and Antonio Augusto Roth Vargas and Ricardo Ramina},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  year={2004},
  volume={62 3B},
  pages={885-8}
}
Syringohydromyelia is defined as a longitudinal dilatation of the central canal of the spinal cord with accumulated cerebrospinal fluid. This condition may cause neurologic deficits when the cavity enlarges and compresses the spinal cord. We present the case of a 33 years-old female with progressive paraparesis caused by syringohydromyelia. This patient… CONTINUE READING