Marked hypertrophy of the cauda equina in a patient with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy presenting as lumbar stenosis

J Neurol. 2005 Feb;252(2):239-40. doi: 10.1007/s00415-005-0632-3.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Cauda Equina / pathology*
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy / etiology
  • Hypertrophy / pathology
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods
  • Male
  • Microscopy, Electron, Transmission / methods
  • Middle Aged
  • Nerve Fibers, Myelinated / pathology
  • Nerve Fibers, Myelinated / ultrastructure
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating / complications
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating / pathology*
  • Spinal Nerves / pathology
  • Spinal Nerves / ultrastructure
  • Spinal Stenosis / complications
  • Spinal Stenosis / pathology*