Block vertebra

Case contributed by Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy


X-ray ordered for position of NG tube

Patient Data

Age: 60

What is the incidental finding here?

This is showing a block vertebra with no intervertebral disc.


There is a block vertebra. No intervertebral disc here. The sum of 2 vertebral bodies is equal to one big block vertebral body with disc space in measurement.

Case Discussion

This is an incidental finding and a do not touch lesion.

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Case information

rID: 35741
Published: 20th Apr 2015
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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