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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 62–64 | Cite as

Epidural dumbbell-shaped chordoma mimicking a neurinoma

  • O. Karakida
  • J. Aoki
  • G. S. Seo
  • S. Sone
  • H. Tanikawa
  • T. Nakakouji
  • K. Otsuka
  • K. Ishii
Article

Abstract

The authors present a case of cervical chordoma which manifested in a 5-year-old boy as a dumbbell-shaped epidural tumor without bone destruction. Both CT and MR1 demonstrated tumor features suggesting this diagnosis, which was confirmed by histology.

Keywords

Public Health Tumor Feature Bone Destruction Chordoma Epidural Tumor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. Karakida
    • 1
  • J. Aoki
    • 1
  • G. S. Seo
    • 1
  • S. Sone
    • 1
  • H. Tanikawa
    • 2
  • T. Nakakouji
    • 2
  • K. Otsuka
    • 2
  • K. Ishii
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyShinshu University School of MedicineMatsumotoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Orthopedic SurgeryShinshu University School of MedicineMatsumotoJapan
  3. 3.Department of PathologyShinshu University School of MedicineMatsumotoJapan

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