Ankylosing spondylitis

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Hip pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

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
Published: 21st Sep 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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