Ankylosing spondylitis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

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Known case of ankylosing spondylitis.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Early ankylosis of the lower thoracic spine vertebrae with wedging. High T2 signal intensity seen at the corner of multiple lumbar spine "shiny corners". Chronic bilateral sacroiliac joints erosive changes with bone marrow fatty replacement in keeping with the chronicity.

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Case information

rID: 29896
Published: 1st Jul 2014
Last edited: 13th Jul 2018
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