Rheumatoid leptomeningitis: magnetic resonance imaging and pathologic findings--a case report

Giacomo Della Marca, Angelo Zoli, Cesare Colosimo, Alessandro Cianfoni, Francesca Faustini, Libero Lauriola, C Falcone, S Imbesi

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Abstract

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory multisystem disease with articular and extra-articular manifestations. Intracranial manifestations of RA are rare. Purpose of this article is to report on a rarely described leptomeningeal involvement in RA, and on its neuroimaging features, including diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)192-194
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging
Volume20
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Arachnoiditis
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

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