Ultrasonic visualization of a cervical cord cystic astrocytoma

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Clinical ultrasound is well known for its ability to provide diagnostic information of abdominal organs and other soft tissue parts. However, its utility in evaluating lesions of the spinal cord has yet to be reported. We used both focused and narrow beam ultrasound to visualize the spinal cord. This report describes the findings in a cervical cystic astrocytoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)907-908
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1978


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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