A Rare Complication of Tuberculosis: Acute Paraplegia


Aydin T. , TASPINAR O., Keskin Y. , KEPEKCI M., GUNESER M., CAMLI A., et al.

ETHIOPIAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH SCIENCES, cilt.26, ss.405-407, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4314/ejhs.v26i4.14
  • Dergi Adı: ETHIOPIAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.405-407

Özet

BACKGROUND: Tuberculous radiculomyelitis(TBRM) is one of the complications of neurological tuberculosis and includes cases of arachnoiditis, intradural spinal tuberculoma or granuloma, and spinal cord complications of tuberculous meningitis (TBM). Here, we report a case of TBRM which presented with acute paraplegia.