Posts Tagged ‘Tarlov cysts’

Unilateral Thoracic Pain and Incontinence

Posted by • March 1st, 2013

In the latest Case Record of the Massachusetts General Hospital, a 77-year-old woman sought neurosurgical and neurologic consultation because of a long history of left thoracic pain, for which no cause or effective treatment had been found. Review of imaging studies revealed multiple perineurial cysts in the thoracic spine. Tarlov or perineural cysts were first characterized… Read More…