Longitudinally extensive spinal cord lesions: not always neuromyelitis optica

  • Antoine Ruyssen
  • Nicolas Mulquin
  • Thierry Gustin
  • Caroline Fervaille
  • Frédéric London
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Keywords

Longitudinally extensive myelopathy Spinal cord Lymphoma MRI 

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare no conflict of interest regarding this case report.

Ethical approval

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from the patient included in the study.

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© Belgian Neurological Society 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Antoine Ruyssen
    • 1
  • Nicolas Mulquin
    • 2
  • Thierry Gustin
    • 3
  • Caroline Fervaille
    • 4
  • Frédéric London
    • 1
  1. 1.Service de NeurologieCHU UCL Namur Site Godinne, Université Catholique de LouvainYvoirBelgium
  2. 2.Service de RadiologieCHU UCL Namur Site Godinne, Université Catholique de LouvainYvoirBelgium
  3. 3.Service de NeurochirurgieCHU UCL Namur Site Godinne, Université Catholique de LouvainYvoirBelgium
  4. 4.Service d’Anatomie-PathologiqueCHU UCL Namur Site Godinne, Université Catholique de LouvainYvoirBelgium

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