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Spinal cord compression due to extramedullary haemopoiesis in myelofibrosis.
  1. G Cook,
  2. R A Sharp
  1. Department of Haematology, Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow.


    Extramedullary haemopoiesis resulting in spinal cord compression is rare. This report of extramedullary myeloid metaplasia in a patient with myelofibrosis serves to illustrate the value of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis and management of good neurological recovery.

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