International Journal of Neurology and Brain Disorders
Sudden Onset Bilateral Lower Limb Weakness in a Young Female Patient After a Long Haul Flight
1Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology and Neurointerventional Service, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Road, Beaumont, Dublin,Ireland
2School of Medicine, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Australia
Asadi H, Interventional Radiology Service, Department of Radiology, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Road, Beaumont Dublin 9, Ireland, Tel: 35318093000; Fax: 3531809837 6982; E-mail: email@example.com
Asadi H., et al. Sudden Onset Bilateral Lower Limb Weakness in a Young Female Patient after a Long Haul Flight. (2016) Int J Neurol Brain Disord 3(1): 1-3.
© 2016 Asadi, H. This is an Open access article distributed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
KeywordsASCIS; Spinal; Infarction; MRI; b-value
In this article we present a case of sudden onset bilateral lower limb weakness in a young female secondary to an acute spinal cord infraction after a long haul flight. Our case highlights the importance of early recognition of the clinical symptoms and signs associated with this condition and the role of properly optimised diagnostic imaging.