Menu
Menu
19 Harley St, London, W1G 9QJ, UK
We are London's Top Spine Clinic

Spinal twine involvement in main CNS lymphoma.

Related Articles

Spinal twine involvement in main CNS lymphoma.

J Clin Neurosci. 2018 Jan;47:145-148

Authors: Elavarasi A, Sprint D, Warrier AR, Bhatia R, Kumar L, Jain D, Tripathi M

Summary
LETM is a standard syndrome and the prognosis of CNS lymphoma is just not normally thought of within the record of differentials. Main CNS lymphoma can current as longitudinally in depth transverse myelopathy. Failure to suspect and consider results in delay in prognosis and therapy. PCNSL could also be non distinction enhancing on gadolinium enhanced MRI. CSF evaluation needs to be carried out ideally earlier than beginning corticosteroids as it’s common apply in therapy of transverse myelitis, as steroids might result in transient enchancment and masks the proper prognosis. Repeated CSF examinations could also be wanted to clinch the prognosis.

PMID: 29110994 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Share to care...

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on google
Google+
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Share on skype
Skype

What we do...

The Harley Street Hospital

Testimonials

What is London spine unit and How it Works

The London Spine Unit was established in 2005 and has successfully treated over 5000 patients. All conditions are treated.

We treat all spinal disorders

The London Spine Unit specialises in Minimally Invasive Treatments allowing rapid recovery and return to normal function

Trusted by patients worldwide

The London Spine Unit provides the highest quality care to all patients and has VIP services for those seeking exceptional services

What our patients say about us ......