Brown-Séquard Syndrome as a First Presentation of Multiple Sclerosis.

Authors:
Dr. Tarun Ralot, MD,DM NEUROLOGY
Dr. Tarun Ralot, MD,DM NEUROLOGY
RNT MEDICAL COLLEGE
NEUROLOGY
udaipur, rajasthan | India

Malays J Med Sci 2017 Aug 18;24(4):106-110. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

Department of General Medicine, RNT Medical College, Udaipur, Rajasthan, 313001 India.

A female patient aged 48 years presented with sub-acute onset of weakness in right upper and lower limb over the past one month and numbness over left side of body below neck level. Multiple sclerosis (MS) presenting as Brown-Séquard syndrome is very rare. We present a case of hemicord myelitis which presented as Brown-Séquard syndrome as a first manifestation, which was later diagnosed as MS during subsequent relapses.

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August 2017
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