Publication

Sep 28, 2006

Microsurgical Resection of Lung Carcinoma Spinal Cord Metastasis: 2-Dimensional Operative Video

This video demonstrates microsurgical resection of intramedullary spinal cord metastasis of lung adenocarcinoma. Lung cancer is the predominant cause of rare metastatic intramedullary involvement of the spinal cord.1-4 Because of severe disabilities, these tumors should be considered for treatment with the goal of complete removal to preserve neurological functioning.5-9