Discitis osteomyelitis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Woman in her 40s (homeless) with extensive IDVU.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female
MRI

Osteomyelitis/discits of C6/7 with destruction of the disc space, loss of height, and compression of adjacent cord by phlegmon. 

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Case information

rID: 4887
Case created: 29th Oct 2008
Last edited: 4th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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