Unusual presentation of a spontaneous spinal epidural haematoma.


Spontaneous spinal epidural haematoma (SSEH) is a rare clinical entity that generally requires an urgent surgical evacuation. The combination of Brown-Séquard syndrome (BSS) and Horner's syndrome (HS) as the presenting symptoms of a traumatic spinal epidural haematoma is very unusual, but it has never been observed in cases of spontaneous haematoma. We… (More)



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@article{Panciani2009UnusualPO, title={Unusual presentation of a spontaneous spinal epidural haematoma.}, author={Pier Paolo Panciani and Sara Forgnone and Marco Maria Fontanella and Alessandro Ducati and Michele Maria R Lanotte}, journal={Acta neurologica Belgica}, year={2009}, volume={109 2}, pages={146-8} }