Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 2, Number 2, April 2011, pages 58-61

Beta-Thalassemia Presenting as an Acute Neurological Complication: A Case Report


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Bilateral para-spinal soft tissue masses consistent with extra-medullary hematopoietic tissue.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Pre-sacral soft tissue mass.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Sagittal T2 weighted MRI showing extra-dural compression of spinal cord by soft tissue masses involving T4 to T8 segments.
Figure 4.
Figure 4. Para-sagittal T2 weighted MRI showing para-spinal soft tissue mass.
Figure 5.
Figure 5. Sagittal T2 weighted MRI showing pre-sacral soft tissue mass originating from sacral marrow with partial destruction of anterior border of sacrum.