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 CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 204-206

Tethered cord with tandem lipomyelomeningoceles, split cord malformation and thick filum


1 Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Hospital, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Firouzgar Hospital, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
4 Hackensack University Medical Center, New Jersey, USA

Correspondence Address:
Farideh Nejat
Department of Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran
Iran
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DOI: 10.4103/1817-1745.123665

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Lipomyelomeningocele, a closed neural tube defect, usually occurs in lumbosacral area as a single lesion but can be associated with other spinal dysraphism. We report an infant with a very rare presentation of tandem lumbosacral lipomyelomeningoceles, thick filum terminale and split cord malformation.






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