Long extensive transverse myelitis associated with aquaporin-4 antibody and breast cancer: Favorable response to cancer treatment


Armagan H., Tuzun E. , Icoz S., Birisik O., Ulusoy C. , Demir G., ...More

JOURNAL OF SPINAL CORD MEDICINE, vol.35, no.4, pp.267-269, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/2045772312y.0000000018
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF SPINAL CORD MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.267-269

Abstract

Context: Long extensive transverse myelitis (LETM) seldom develops in patients with breast cancer who are aquaporin-4 antibody (Aqp-4 Ab)-positive. Whether this association is coincidental is not well understood.