Kobe Journal of Medical Sciences, 1997

TI: An unusual dumbbell form of cavernous hemangioma of the cervical spine.

AU: Bavbek-M; Yurt-A; Caner-H; Altinors-N

AD: Baskent University, Department of Neurosurgery, Ankara, Turkey.

SO: Kobe-J-Med-Sci. 1997 Apr; 43(2): 57-63

ISSN: 0023-2513

PY: 1997



AB: Cavernous hemangiomas are vascular malformations of the central nervous system that may rarely affect the epidural space of the spine. We report a case of an epidural cavernous hemangioma which was originating from the left C8 nerve root and extending anteriorly to the apex of the left lung.

Published Bimonthly by Kobe University School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan