Acute cauda equina syndrome: Diagnostic advantage of mri

Michael Coscia, Thomas Leipzig, Daniel Cooper

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Speed and completeness are vital in the radiographic evaluation of art acute cauda equina syndrome presentation to maximize its resolution with rapid appropriate surgical intervention. Magnetic resonance imaging provides the optimal method for non-invasive evaluation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)475-478
Number of pages4
Issue number4
StatePublished - Feb 1994



  • Cauda equina syndrome
  • Herniated disc
  • Mri

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physiology

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Coscia, M., Leipzig, T., & Cooper, D. (1994). Acute cauda equina syndrome: Diagnostic advantage of mri. Spine, 19(4), 475-478.