Widely spread corticospinal tracts lesions in a case of neuromyelitis optica.

  • Ruixia Zhu, Xu Liu, Zhiyi He
  • Published 2017 in Clinical neurology and neurosurgery


Brain abnormalities have frequently been reported in neuromyelitis optica (NMO) patients, but corticospinal tract involvement has rarely been described. Here we review the case of a 56-year-old woman who presented with unusual MRI features involving the whole corticospinal tract, and summarize the clinical features, neuroimaging, and prognosis of the case… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2017.08.010