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Pseudotumoral neuro-Behçet's disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8493597     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pseudotumoral presentation of Neuro-Behçet's disease has been described before. The diagnosis may be difficult obtain in patients without mucosal, cutaneous, and ocular signs. We report the observation of a young patient suffering from a right hemiparesis with computed-tomographic (CT) features suggestive of a thalamocapsular expanding lesion. Histologic study of brain biopsy tissue ruled out a tumor but did not show any specific diagnosis. The patient improved with steroid therapy.
Authors:
C Geny; P Cesaro; F Heran; J P Nguyen; J Poirier; J D Degos
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical neurology     Volume:  39     ISSN:  0090-3019     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg Neurol     Publication Date:  1993 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-06-17     Completed Date:  1993-06-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0367070     Medline TA:  Surg Neurol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  374-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Département de Neurosciences, Hôpital Henri-Mondor, Créteil, France.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Behcet Syndrome / complications,  diagnosis*
Biopsy
Brain Diseases / complications,  diagnosis*
Brain Neoplasms / complications,  diagnosis
Diagnosis, Differential
Humans
Male
Stereotaxic Techniques

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