Ankylosing spondylitis

Case contributed by Hani M. Al Salam
Diagnosis certain
  • Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

x-ray

Throughout the spine, the vertebral bodies are fused by marginal syndesmophytes giving the appearance of Bamboo spine.

Case Discussion

Appearances here are of bamboo spine in ankylosing spondylitis.

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