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Restricted Diffusion in Subacute Combined Degeneration 2014

Category General Spine Lubdha M. Shah, MD
Purpose Described findings of restricted diffusion in subactue combined degeneration (SCD). Materials & Methods Case report of single case with patient with SCD. Patient presented with proprioception abnormalities. Results Restricted diffusion with diffusion hyperintensity and ADC hypointensity was seen in the dorsal columns. There was associated T2 hyperintesnity. B12 levels found to be low. Imaging findings persisted for several months. Conclusion Acute restricted diffusion can be seen with SCD. References Ajnr Uploaded File(s)