Paraspinal mass lesion on chest x-ray

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger

Presentation

Routine chest study pre-employment.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

Paraspinal density at the thoracolumbar junction.

Case Discussion

Biopsy under CT guidance confirmed acid fast bacilli. Paraspinal mass from tuberculosis of the spine.

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Case information

rID: 21409
Published: 20th Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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