Spinal herniation

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[edit] Discussion

  • Rare entity
  • May be
    • Spontaneous
    • Post traumatic
    • Iatrogenic

[edit] Imaging Findings

  • Imaging studies characteristically show a small, rotated, and displaced cord with an apparently dilated CSF space opposite to the direction of cord displacement.
  • This apparently dilated CSF space represents the void left by the herniated cord.

[edit] Images

Patient #1

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