Childs Nerv Syst 2017 Apr 28;33(4):583-593. Epub 2017 Feb 28.
Department of Spine Surgery, Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, Xiangya Road 87, Changsha, Hunan Province, 410008, China.
Background: Eosinophilic granuloma (EG) of spine in pediatric patients presents kinds of clinical manifestation and a difficult management scenario. The choice of treatment, issues of surgical intervention versus conservative treatment, combination therapy or single treatment, all these factors, including neurological deficits, spinal stability, long-term complications, and continued skeletal growth, must be considered.
Methods: From 2008 to the 2015, 31 pediatric patients of spinal EG were retrospectively reviewed. Read More