Discitis osteomyelitis (previous PLIF)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Previous multilevel fusion, no pain on moving right hip.

Patient Data

Age: Elderly

Previous L1 - L5 fusion with now adjacent segment discitis - osteomyelitis and psoas abscess and perirenal abscess.

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Case information

rID: 4964
Published: 11th Nov 2008
Last edited: 7th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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