Lipomatous non-saccular limited dorsal myeloschisis

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Synonyms: Lipomatous flat LDM | Lipomatous flat limited dorsal myeloschisis | Lipomatous non-saccular LDM

A rare non-saccular limited dorsal myeloschisis histologically characterized by skin tissue with a jagged depression of squamous epithelium continued to subcutaneous mature adipose tissue with loose connective tissue. GFAP-immunopositive glial cells are embedded in the subcutaneous lipoma. The extradural and intradural stalk have cord-like fibrocollagenous tissue containing adipose tissue peripheral nerve fibers clusters of melanocytes and skeletal muscle fibers.

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