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Case 2550

A case of spinal arachnoid cyst

Author(s)
Votta V, Abdi H, Petrucci L, Lanciotti K, Cantisani V.
 
Patient
female, 65 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 04.09.2005
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.2550
  • Section Neuroradiology
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Resident
  • Views 3796
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  • Figure 1
    A sagittal T2-weighted MR image

    A sagittal T2-weighted MR image showing a widened posterior subarachnoid space, which appears isointense with the surrounding CSF and the concomitant thinning and anterior displacement of the spinal cord at the...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Sagittal T2 weighted MR image;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial T2-weighted MR images

    An axial T2-weighted MR image showing a hyperintense lesion in the posterior subarachnoid space causing a compression and anterior displacement of the spinal cord.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Axial T2-weighted MR images;
     
     
A sagittal T2-weighted MR image showing a widened posterior subarachnoid space, which appears isointense with the surrounding CSF and the concomitant thinning and anterior displacement of the spinal cord at the T4--T6 level.
 
An axial T2-weighted MR image showing a hyperintense lesion in the posterior subarachnoid space causing a compression and anterior displacement of the spinal cord.
 
 
 
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