Cases

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334 results found
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Cervical intercalary bone

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Olumuyiwa Ifedayo Ajayi
Published 16 Oct 2020
91% complete
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Baclofen pump

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ian Bickle
Published 15 Sep 2020
79% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Derek Smith
Published 12 Sep 2020
75% complete
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Sacrococcygeal chordoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 12 Sep 2020
92% complete
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Fractured ossified iliolumbar ligament

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hazem M Almasarei
Published 21 Aug 2020
83% complete
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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis - cervical spine

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 04 Aug 2020
88% complete
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Diskitis/osteomyelitis (radiograph)

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Dai Roberts
Published 27 Jul 2020
79% complete
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Pars interarticularis defect with grade 1 spondylolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Muhammad Asadullah Munir
Published 08 Jul 2020
91% complete
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Flexion teardrop fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Muhammad Asadullah Munir
Published 27 Jun 2020
77% complete
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Solitary bone metastasis - initial presentation of renal cell carcinoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ammar Ashraf
Published 08 Jun 2020
95% complete
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Supernumerary ribs

 Diagnosis certain
Claire Isidro
Published 17 May 2020
88% complete
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Spinal myxopapillary ependymoma - large

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ian Bickle
Published 07 May 2020
87% complete
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Ossification of nuchal ligament

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sandeep Singh Awal
Published 06 May 2020
94% complete
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Bilateral L4 pars defects

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Derek Smith
Published 01 May 2020
92% complete
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Paravertebral hematoma post trauma on supine CXR

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 18 Mar 2020
87% complete
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Wedge fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Varun Babu
Published 02 Mar 2020
69% complete
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Hunter syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 19 Feb 2020
87% complete
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H-shaped vertebrae due to sickle cell disease

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Vikas Shah
Published 14 Feb 2020
75% complete
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Hangman fracture with incidental arcuate foramen

 Diagnosis certain
Alhasan Abdul Rahim Taresh
Published 28 Jan 2020
94% complete
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Langerhans cell histiocytosis - vertebra plana

 Diagnosis almost certain
Assistant Professor Ghazale Jamalipour Soufi
Published 23 Jan 2020
77% complete
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Dural ectasia in Marfan syndrome

 Diagnosis almost certain
Professor Ali Hekmatnia
Published 21 Jan 2020
73% complete
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Spina bifida

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Naim Qaqish
Published 04 Jan 2020
91% complete
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Limbus vertebra - anteroinferior corner

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ahmed Abdelrahman
Published 08 Dec 2019
94% complete
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Acute longus colli calcific tendinitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Seamus O'Flaherty
Published 30 Nov 2019
95% complete
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Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - Castellvi IIIa

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Jheferson Contreras Grande
Published 22 Oct 2019
68% complete
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Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - Castellvi IIa

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jheferson Contreras Grande
Published 22 Oct 2019
86% complete
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Lumboperitoneal shunt

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 18 Oct 2019
66% complete
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Levoscoliosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Adam Eid Ramsey
Published 10 Sep 2019
91% complete
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Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Olumuyiwa Ifedayo Ajayi
Published 23 Aug 2019
88% complete
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Spondylolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 03 Jul 2019
82% complete
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Morquio Syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dane Gunter
Published 23 Jun 2019
92% complete
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Dens fracture and atlantoaxial subluxation

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 20 Jun 2019
69% complete
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Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - Castellvi type IIIa

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Balint Botz
Published 13 Jun 2019
75% complete
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Central line in subclavian vein

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 03 Jun 2019
85% complete
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Scheuermann disease

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 26 May 2019
77% complete
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Spondylodiskitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Anthony Nuñez
Published 06 May 2019
75% complete
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Sacral insufficiency fractures

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Bassem Marghany
Published 15 Apr 2019
75% complete
X-rayMRI
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Schwannoma - thoracic

 Diagnosis certain
Dr David Holcdorf
Published 02 Apr 2019
89% complete
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Pseudosubluxation

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 11 Mar 2019
82% complete
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Spondylolysis and anterolisthesis with scoliosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 07 Mar 2019
94% complete
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Extension teardrop fracture (x-ray)

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 06 Mar 2019
94% complete
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Unilateral facet lock

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 04 Mar 2019
91% complete
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Flexion teardrop fracture (x-ray)

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 26 Feb 2019
88% complete
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Clay-shoveler fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 25 Jan 2019
79% complete
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Normal cervical disc replacement and anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF)

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 11 Jan 2019
91% complete
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Fractured clavicle and ribs with pneumothorax

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 02 Jan 2019
91% complete
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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Nick Tarasov
Published 22 Dec 2018
92% complete
MRIX-ray
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Vertebra plana - in a child

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Herbert Galeno Prado Mendes
Published 09 Dec 2018
82% complete
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Spondylolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 09 Dec 2018
91% complete
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Unstable L1 burst fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Balint Botz
Published 08 Nov 2018
83% complete
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Spina bifida occulta

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bahman Rasuli
Published 07 Nov 2018
72% complete
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Cervical spine posterior ligamentous complex rupture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Anthony Nuñez
Published 05 Oct 2018
93% complete
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Sacral nerve neurostimulator

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 17 Sep 2018
75% complete
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Pneumomediastinum and pneumorrhachis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt Adams
Published 11 Sep 2018
77% complete
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Exostosis of spinous process of the C2

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 09 Sep 2018
72% complete
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Acute CPPD inflammation of the atlantoaxial joint

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Andrew Dixon
Published 31 Aug 2018
77% complete
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Lumbar laminectomy (x-ray)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz
Published 22 Aug 2018
66% complete
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Clay-shoveler fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 15 Aug 2018
72% complete
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Transitional lumbrosacral vertebra - lumbarized S1

 Diagnosis certain
Dr. Antonio Calvo Castro
Published 27 Jul 2018
85% complete
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Cervical intercalary bones

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 25 Jul 2018
91% complete
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11 pairs of ribs and lumbosacral transitional vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yair Glick
Published 22 Jul 2018
94% complete
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Os odontoideum

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dustin Roberts
Published 19 Jul 2018
79% complete
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Ochronosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 13 Jul 2018
91% complete
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Intrathecal Lipiodol

 Diagnosis certain
Dustin Roberts
Published 06 Jul 2018
95% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis with dagger sign

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 26 Jun 2018
75% complete
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Hypoxic ischemic injury, diffuse axonal injury and atlanto-occipital dislocation

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 20 Jun 2018
95% complete
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Pedicle screw fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz
Published 31 May 2018
72% complete
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Intervertebral disc space cage

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 28 May 2018
82% complete
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Odontoid fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 21 May 2018
87% complete
X-rayCT
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Os odontoideum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Maxime St-Amant
Published 29 Apr 2018
86% complete
X-rayCT
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Multilevel laminectomy

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sachintha Hapugoda
Published 19 Apr 2018
72% complete
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April Fools' 2018: serpentine syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 01 Apr 2018
91% complete
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Osteoporosis on DXA and vertebral fractures on VFA

 Diagnosis certain
Mr Neil Powrie
Published 26 Mar 2018
100% complete
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Hip dislocation and spina bifida

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 21 Mar 2018
91% complete
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H-shaped vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Varun Babu
Published 21 Mar 2018
91% complete
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Block vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Varun Babu
Published 20 Mar 2018
82% complete
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Omovertebral bone with Sprengel shoulder

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 19 Mar 2018
91% complete
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L5/S1 spondylolisthesis secondary to spondylosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hisham Alwakkaa
Published 18 Mar 2018
93% complete
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Hypoplastic right 12th rib

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Rubens Ribeiro de Souza
Published 26 Feb 2018
74% complete
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C5 facet fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Maxime St-Amant
Published 15 Feb 2018
89% complete
CTX-ray
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Congenital variants: vertebrae

The lateral view ...
 Diagnosis certain
Gerry Gardner
Published 06 Feb 2018
88% complete
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Jarcho-Levin syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Fabien Ho
Published 18 Jan 2018
91% complete
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Sickle cell anemia on chest radiograph

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 05 Jan 2018
85% complete
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Tuberculous spondylodiskitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Vikas Shah
Published 04 Jan 2018
75% complete
X-rayCTMRI
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Multiple myeloma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Konstantin Benno Bräutigam
Published 06 Dec 2017
73% complete
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Umbilical piercing

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Tom Molyneux
Published 21 Sep 2017
97% complete
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Sickle cell disease

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 22 Aug 2017
90% complete
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Lumbar vertebral aneurysmal bone cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Daniel Clary
Published 17 Aug 2017
79% complete
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Non-united apophyses of the L1 transverse processes

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohamed Walaaedlin
Published 09 Aug 2017
91% complete
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Kimerle anomaly

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Spomenka Zulj Zilic
Published 13 Jul 2017
79% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis with dagger sign

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 24 Jun 2017
91% complete
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Multilevel vertebroplasty for osteoporotic crush fractures

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Osama Zarzour
Published 17 Jun 2017
92% complete
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Flexion teardrop fractures

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 16 Jun 2017
86% complete
CTX-ray