CT and MRI 'ring sign' may be due to demyelination: diagnostic pitfall.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/209274
Title:
CT and MRI 'ring sign' may be due to demyelination: diagnostic pitfall.
Authors:
Kamel, M H; Kelleher, M; O'Riordan, C; Keohane, C; O'Sullivan, M
Affiliation:
Neurosurgery Department, Cork University Hospital, Republic of Ireland., mahmoudhamdy@yahoo.com
Citation:
Br J Neurosurg. 2007 Jun;21(3):309-11.
Journal:
British journal of neurosurgery
Issue Date:
3-Feb-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/209274
DOI:
10.1080/02688690701400064
PubMed ID:
17612927
Abstract:
We report a case of acute demyelinating encephalomyelitis (ADEM) in which both CT and MRI showed multiple ring-enhancing lesions suggestive of abscesses or brain tumour. This is a relatively rare phenomenon.
Language:
eng
MeSH:
Adult; Biopsy; Brain/pathology/radiography; Demyelinating Autoimmune Diseases, CNS/*diagnosis/drug therapy/pathology; Diagnosis, Differential; Female; Humans; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Stereotaxic Techniques; Tomography, X-Ray Computed
ISSN:
0268-8697 (Print); 0268-8697 (Linking)

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKamel, M Hen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKelleher, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Riordan, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKeohane, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Sullivan, Men_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-02-03T15:16:53Z-
dc.date.available2012-02-03T15:16:53Z-
dc.date.issued2012-02-03T15:16:53Z-
dc.identifier.citationBr J Neurosurg. 2007 Jun;21(3):309-11.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn0268-8697 (Print)en_GB
dc.identifier.issn0268-8697 (Linking)en_GB
dc.identifier.pmid17612927en_GB
dc.identifier.doi10.1080/02688690701400064en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/209274-
dc.description.abstractWe report a case of acute demyelinating encephalomyelitis (ADEM) in which both CT and MRI showed multiple ring-enhancing lesions suggestive of abscesses or brain tumour. This is a relatively rare phenomenon.en_GB
dc.language.isoengen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdulten_GB
dc.subject.meshBiopsyen_GB
dc.subject.meshBrain/pathology/radiographyen_GB
dc.subject.meshDemyelinating Autoimmune Diseases, CNS/*diagnosis/drug therapy/pathologyen_GB
dc.subject.meshDiagnosis, Differentialen_GB
dc.subject.meshFemaleen_GB
dc.subject.meshHumansen_GB
dc.subject.meshMagnetic Resonance Imagingen_GB
dc.subject.meshStereotaxic Techniquesen_GB
dc.subject.meshTomography, X-Ray Computeden_GB
dc.titleCT and MRI 'ring sign' may be due to demyelination: diagnostic pitfall.en_GB
dc.contributor.departmentNeurosurgery Department, Cork University Hospital, Republic of Ireland., mahmoudhamdy@yahoo.comen_GB
dc.identifier.journalBritish journal of neurosurgeryen_GB
dc.description.provinceMunster-

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