MR imaging of spinal cord hemangioblastoma associated with syringomyelia

J Comput Assist Tomogr. May-Jun 1988;12(3):495-8. doi: 10.1097/00004728-198805010-00028.


A case of isolated spinal cord hemangioblastoma with associated extensive syringohydromyelia, which was evaluated by myelography, postmyelographic CT, magnetic resonance (MR), and angiography is presented. The specific preoperative and postoperative advantages of MR are given as well as a brief review of the literature.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Hemangiosarcoma / complications
  • Hemangiosarcoma / diagnosis*
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Spinal Cord Neoplasms / complications
  • Spinal Cord Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Syringomyelia / complications
  • Syringomyelia / diagnosis*