Double discontinuous lipomyelomeningocele: CT findings

Michael T. Gorey, Thomas P. Naidich*, David G. McLone

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A 3-year-old girl with repaired cloacal exstrophy and two skin-covered dorsal lumbosacral masses was documented to have two lipomyelome-ningoceles at noncontiguous levels of a tethered spinal cord. The clinical, radiographic. myelographic, CT. and surgical appearances are presented to illustrate the features of this extremely rare anomaly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)584-591
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985


  • Computed tomography
  • Spina bifida
  • Spinal cord, malformations
  • Spine, lipoma
  • Spine, neoplasms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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