MRI in primary intraspinal extradural hydatid disease: case report

Berk C., ÇİFTÇİ E. , Erdogan A.

NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.40, pp.390-392, 1998 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s002340050608
  • Title of Journal : NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.390-392


A rare case of pathologically proven primary intraspinal extradural hydatid disease of the thoracic region with spinal cord compression is reported. The diagnosis was established preoperatively on the basis of the MRI findings. The patient underwent surgery and recovered completely.