Hemivertebra and sclerotic metastases

Case contributed by Dr Heba Mohamed


Patient with prostatic cancer

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Multiple scattered foci of osteosclerotic metastases involving all of the examined part of the axial and peripheral skeleton. L4 and L5 hemivertebrae with subsequent mild dextroscoliosis.

Case Discussion

Scattered metastatic prostate cancer osteosclerotic deposits as well as congenital L4 and L5 hemivertebra with subsequent mild dextroscoliosis.

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Case information

rID: 50803
Published: 26th Jan 2017
Last edited: 27th Jan 2017
System: Spine, Oncology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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