Cervical spine tuberculosis
Diabetes/Endocrinology and Metabolism
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.
Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan
Ahmedani, M. Y.
(2004). Cervical spine tuberculosis. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 14(8), 499-500.
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