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Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis presenting as a solitary brainstem mass.
  1. D H Miller,
  2. F Scaravilli,
  3. D C Thomas,
  4. P Harvey,
  5. N P Hirsch
  1. National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London.


    A 36 year old woman presented with a subacute brainstem syndrome. MRI showed a solitary, gadolinium enhancing brainstem mass, which on biopsy showed perivenous inflammation and demyelination compatible with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis.

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