Thoracic chordoma in a patient with paraparesis and ivory vertebral body

Academic Article

Abstract

  • Chordoma arising in the thoracic region is uncommon. Its presentation roentgenographically as an ivory vertebra has not been previously reported. Such a case is described, and a brief review of the incidence and location of spinal chordomas is given.
  • Published In

  • Neurosurgery  Journal
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Pubmed Id

  • 1551918
  • Author List

  • Schwarz SS; Fisher WS; Pulliam MW; Weinstein ZR
  • Start Page

  • 100
  • End Page

  • 102
  • Volume

  • 16
  • Issue

  • 1