Ankylosing spondylitis

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Hip pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Both sacro-iliac joints are fused. "Dagger sign" of calcified supraspinous ligaments. Bamboo spine. Enthesopathy. No fracture identified.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of ankylosing spondylitis.

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Case Information

rID: 48147
Case created: 21st Sep 2016
Last edited: 21st Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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