Thoracic myelopathy secondary to intradural extramedullary bronchogenic cyst.

@article{Arnold2009ThoracicMS,
  title={Thoracic myelopathy secondary to intradural extramedullary bronchogenic cyst.},
  author={Paul M. Arnold and Laura L Neff and Karen K. Anderson and Alan R Reeves and Kathy L. Newell},
  journal={The journal of spinal cord medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={595-7}
}
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE To report a case of thoracic myelopathy secondary to intradural extramedullary bronchogenic cyst. STUDY DESIGN Case report. METHODS/FINDINGS A 20-year-old man presented to the emergency department with increasing back pain and lower-extremity weakness. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated a cystic lesion at the T4 level with mass effect on the spinal cord. RESULTS The lesion was resected, and histopathologic evaluation showed a cyst lined by respiratory-type… CONTINUE READING

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