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Neuroradiology

, Volume 35, Issue 7, pp 495–496 | Cite as

MRI of an abscess of the cervical spinal cord in a case ofListeria meningoencephalomyelitis

  • S. J. King
  • M. A. Jeffree
Diagnostic Neuroradiology

Abstract

A case ofListeria meningoencephalomyelitis is described and the MRI appearances of an abscess of the cervical spinal cord are presented. The MRI appearances did not allow a definitive diagnosis before death.

Key words

Magnetic resonance imaging Listeria Abscess Meningoencephalomyelitis 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. J. King
    • 1
  • M. A. Jeffree
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeuroradiologyBrook General HospitalLondonUK

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