Intradural Spinal Tumors: Classification, Symptoms, and Radiological Features

  • Kasim Abul-Kasim
  • Pia C. SundgrenEmail author
Part of the Tumors of the Central Nervous System book series (TCNS, volume 6)


This chapter will focus on clinical features, characteristics and imaging features of the more common intradural extramedullary and intramedullary spinal tumors. The typical clinical presentation and symptoms for various intradural spinal tumors will be presented and their imaging pattern as seen on Computer Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging will be described.


Intradural spinal sumors CT MRI Intramedullary tumors 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Clinical Sciences Lund, Center for Medical Imaging and PhysiologySkane University Hospital, Lund UniversityLundSweden

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