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Pre-operative embolisation of metastatic paraganglioma of the thoracic spine.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20074965     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a 46-year-old male with metastatic functioning paraganglioma of the thoracic spine. Thoracic spine functioning paragangliomas are rare and we describe the benefits of embolisation of the lesion prior to surgical decompression.
Authors:
R B Kwan; A M Erasmus; A W Hunn; A Dubey; P Waites; P J Jessup; J R Burgess; A Beasley
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2010-01-13
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia     Volume:  17     ISSN:  1532-2653     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Neurosci     Publication Date:  2010 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-02-15     Completed Date:  2010-04-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9433352     Medline TA:  J Clin Neurosci     Country:  Scotland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  394-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Crown Copyright 2009. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Royal Hobart Hospital, 48 Liverpool Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia. rkwan@utas.edu.au
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
3-Iodobenzylguanidine / diagnostic use
Angiography / methods
Decompression, Surgical / methods
Embolization, Therapeutic / methods
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
Male
Middle Aged
Paraganglioma* / pathology,  radionuclide imaging,  surgery
Radiopharmaceuticals / diagnostic use
Spinal Neoplasms* / pathology,  radionuclide imaging,  surgery
Thoracic Vertebrae / pathology,  surgery
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Radiopharmaceuticals; 77679-27-7/3-Iodobenzylguanidine

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