Postoperative spinal ultrasonography findings in spinal dysraphia

Academic Article


  • Diastematomyelia is a form of spinal dysraphism involving sagittal clefting of the spinal cord, conus medullaris, and/or filum terminale into two hemicords. It can be an isolated finding or can be associated with meningomyelocele or meningocele. In this report, we present postoperative spinal ultrasonography findings in a patient with diastematomyelia and a tethered cord. © Turkish Society of Radiology 2005.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Kendi T; Bademci G
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  • 142
  • End Page

  • 144
  • Volume

  • 11
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  • 3