Thursday, January 30, 2014

Clinical Correlation Recommended

A 70 year old woman with a history of mastectomy presents to the emergency department with back pain for a month. A gadolinium-enhanced MRI is shown below.

Challenge: What's the concern?

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1 comment:

Craig Chen said...

Clinical Correlation Recommended

This is a large epidural lesion compressing the spinal cord. It is most likely neoplastic.

Source: UpToDate.