Childs Nerv Syst 2019 11 9;35(11):2163-2169. Epub 2019 Sep 9.
Department of Neurosurgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK.
Purpose: Lumbosacral lipoma (LSL) is a severe occult spinal dysraphism, frequently associated with neurological, urological and orthopaedic complications. Whole spine imaging is typically performed to identify concomitant, but spatially separate, congenital anomalies. Our hypothesis: the incidence of additional, clinically significant abnormalities of the neuraxis is low; thus, imaging should be optimised at the lumbosacral region. Read More