Case Report

Multiple Cranial Nerve Palsy Concomitant with Leptomeningeal Involvement in Multiple Myeloma: A Case Report and Review of Literature


Neurologic symptoms are quite common in multiple myeloma, but direct invasion of central nervous system is extremely rare. Leptomeningeal multiple myeloma, as a rare neurological manifestation of multiple myeloma, presents with impairment of consciousness, cranial nerve palsies and convulsions. Here, we describe a 52-year- old male patient, known case of multiple myeloma, who presented with bilateral visual loss and difficulty in swallowing.

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Multiple myeloma Diagnosis Neuroimaging

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Pak N, Shakki Katouli F, Radmard AR, Shaki Katuli MH, Rezwanifar MM, Sepehri Boroujeni N. Multiple Cranial Nerve Palsy Concomitant with Leptomeningeal Involvement in Multiple Myeloma: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Int J Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Res. 2018;12(1):8-13.