Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
- Intrathecal injection of epidural blood patch: a case report and review of the literaturePeter Kalina
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Emerg Radiol 11:56-9. 2004..Radiologists may benefit from familiarity with epidural blood patching, including the technique, risks, benefits, and potential complications..
- Perineural extension of facial melanomaPeter Kalina
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, Rochester, Minnesota, MN 55905, USA
Neuroradiology 47:372-4. 2005..Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed perineural extension along the entire course of the maxillary division of the right trigeminal nerve. This is a rare but important manifestation of the spread of head and neck malignancy...
- Lyme disease of the brainstemPeter Kalina
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Neuroradiology 47:903-7. 2005..We describe Lyme disease involvement of the cerebellar peduncles with hypermetabolism on PET. Although MRI is the primary imaging modality for most suspected CNS pathology, the practical applications of PET continue to expand...
- Spinal epidural hematoma in an infant as the initial presentation of severe hemophiliaPeter Kalina
Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Emerg Radiol 15:281-4. 2008..We believe this to be the youngest reported case of a symptomatic spontaneous spinal epidural hemorrhage in an infant subsequently initially establishing a diagnosis of hemophilia...