Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Neuro II

Challenge: You are the radiologist on call and you read this film. The radiology request form says: "70 year old man, back pain worse while recumbent." What's going on?

Image is in the public domain.

1 comment:

Craig Chen said...

Neuro II

This is spinal cord compression, likely by a tumor.

Sources: UpToDate; ncbi.nlm.nih.gov.