volume 27, issue 1, P130-131 2012
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2012.707701
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Farhaan Altaf, Harvard Movlik, Stefan Brew, Kia Rezajooi, Adrian Casey

Abstract: Spinal osteochondromas constitute a small percentage of all intraspinal tumours, and are a rare cause of neurological symptoms. We describe a patient with a vertebral artery occlusion secondary to an osteochondroma of the C1 vertebra presenting with symptoms of cerebral ischaemia. This case is reported because of its extreme rarity.