CT and MRI 'ring sign' may be due to demyelination: diagnostic pitfall.
AffiliationNeurosurgery Department, Cork University Hospital, Republic of Ireland., email@example.com
Demyelinating Autoimmune Diseases, CNS/*diagnosis/drug therapy/pathology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
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CitationBr J Neurosurg. 2007 Jun;21(3):309-11.
JournalBritish journal of neurosurgery
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.
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