Name : Morteza
Family : Sanei Taheri
Affiliation :Radiology Department,Shohada Tajrish Hospital,SBMU
Academic Degree : Associate Professor of Radiology
Resident : Mohadese Mahvari
Gender : Male
Age : 45
45 years old male with injury and developing of paraparesis in hospital
In myelograms signal changes due to filling defects in thoracolumbar area is seen which has occupied the sub arachnoid space.On T2 & T1 sequences lumbar thecal sac high signal intensity is visible due to subacute haemorrhage . Areas of low signal intensity on T2 trough thorasic spine is noted,these signal alterations is because of blood in subarachnoid space.
Discussion (Related Text)
This patient admitted in hospital due to head injury and SAH. After several days he developed paraparesis which is believed to be due to entrance of blood to spinal SAS.
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