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n SA Journal of Radiology - Extramedullary haematopoiesis causing spinal cord compression : case report

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Abstract

Extramedullary haematopoiesis (EMH) is a rare cause of spinal cord compression. When a patient with a haematological disorder that causes chronic anaemia (particularly thalassaemia) presents with neurological deficits referable to the spine, EMH with paraspinal masses should be considered and imaging planned appropriately.

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2010-09-01
2016-12-06
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