Intramedullary pyogenic abscess in the conus medullaris.
Br J Neurosurg. 2012 Feb;26(1):118-9
Authors: Hassan MF, Mohamed MB, Kalsi P, Sinar EJ, Bradey N
Primary pyogenic abscess in the conus medullaris in a healthy adult has never been reported. An urgent MRI scan with contrast and prompt surgical evacuation may lead to good neurological recovery.
PMID: 22264156 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]