Spinal cavernous haemangioma (intradural-extramedullary) underlying repeated subarachnoid haemorrhage

J Neurol. 1982;226(4):289-93. doi: 10.1007/BF00313403.


Within a period of 13 months a 24-year-old male student experienced four attacks of subarachnoid haemorrhage. An intradural-extramedullary haemangioma at the level of the second thoracic segment was found to be the cause of the repeated bleeding.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Hemangioma, Cavernous / complications*
  • Hemangioma, Cavernous / pathology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Spinal Cord / pathology
  • Spinal Cord Neoplasms / complications*
  • Spinal Cord Neoplasms / pathology
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / etiology*
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / pathology