Pneumocephalus and pneumorrhachis are related to transgression of the barriers to the central nervous system. We present a patient with a Pancoast tumor treated with palliative chemoradiation who developed symptomatic spinal and intracranial air caused by spontaneous bronchopleurodurosubarachnoid fistula secondary to direct tumor invasion into the thecal sac.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Radiology Case Reports|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2016|
- Bronchopleurodurosubarachnoid fistula
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging