Thoracic spine kyphosis

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Asymptomatic patient.

Patient Data

Age: 31
Gender: Male
MRI

Thoracic kyphosis with a 50 degree angle. Small Schmorl's nodules in T7 and T8. Vertebral haemangioma in T8. Intervertebral discs keep the normal signal intensity. Remainder of the exam is unremarkable. 

Case Discussion

This is a patient with conservatively managed kyphosis when he was a child. 

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Case information

rID: 38419
Case created: 19th Jul 2015
Last edited: 7th Jan 2017
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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