Title

Cervical spine tuberculosis

Document Type

Report

Department

Diabetes/Endocrinology and Metabolism

Abstract

We present a case that showed extensive tuberculous cervical, first thoracic and fifth lumbar vertebrae involvement. The involvement was non-contiguous with relative sparing of the inter-vertebral discs and involvement of posterior element. Diagnosis was made on histology. Patient received anti-tuberculosis treatment and showed remarkable response.

Publication

Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

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