Ankylosing spondylitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Known case of ankylosing spondylitis diagnosed 7 years ago. Bilateral hip pain and lower back pain.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Male
X-ray

There is haziness of bilateral sacro-iliac joint articular margins with subchondral sclerosis.

There is reduction of bilateral hip joint space with marginal osteophytes and subchondral cysts.

Case Discussion

A known case of ankylosing spondylitis (diagnosed 7 years ago) shows typical pelvic radiographic findings.

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Case information

rID: 13982
Case created: 7th Jun 2011
Last edited: 27th May 2016
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