An end plate chondroma mimicking calcified lumbar disc herniation - A case report and review of the literature


Erten S., Kocak A., Mizrak B., Kutlu R., Colak A.

NEUROSURGICAL REVIEW, cilt.22, ss.145-148, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s101430050051
  • Dergi Adı: NEUROSURGICAL REVIEW
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.145-148

Özet

The authors report a case of chondroma arising from a vertebral end-plate and mimicking lumbar disc herniation. This tumor became calcified within 2 weeks. It was completely removed surgically, after which the patient's symptoms were relieved and neurological deficits regressed.