Unusual Cerebral Involvement of Rheumatoid Arthritis Mimicking a Tumor


Tokdemir S. , TOPRAK H. , ALKAN A.

CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING, cilt.16, sa.2, ss.145-148, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2174/1573405614666180911121222
  • Dergi Adı: CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.145-148

Özet

Background: The central nervous system's involvement in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is infrequent and can be life-threatening. Mass-like CNS involvement is an unusual presentation. A 45 year old man had suffered seropositive rheumatoid arthritis for five years referred to our hospital with one-week history of right-sided facial paralysis, left hemiparesis and headache.