Desmoid tumor of the spinal canal causing scoliosis and paralysis.

TitleDesmoid tumor of the spinal canal causing scoliosis and paralysis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsShindle MK, Khanna JA, McCarthy EF, O'Neill PJ, Sponseller PD
JournalSpine
Volume27
Issue12
PaginationE304-7
Date Published2002 Jun 15
Abstract

This report describes a case of successful surgical excision of an intrathoracic paraspinal desmoid tumor with an intraspinous extension causing scoliosis and paralysis in a 12-year-old girl.

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