Case Study 4 – Spinal cord intramedullary haemangioblastoma

Spinal Cord Intramedullary Haemangioblastoma

75 year old gentleman with progressive gait disturbance over 12 months.

MRI spine demonstrated a tumour within the spinal cord (intramedullary).

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The vascular tumour was removed and his gait was significantly improved following surgery.