Cases

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Titanium mesh cage for spinal fusion surgery

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Aditya Shetty
Published 10 Apr 2014
75% complete
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Mucolipidosis type III

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 09 Aug 2013
89% complete
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Disc extrusion (diagnostic discography)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 27 Sep 2012
89% complete
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Arcuate foramen

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 15 Jul 2021
66% complete
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Klippel-Feil syndrome with Sprengel deformity

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Vincent Tatco
Published 06 Nov 2015
90% complete
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Spondylolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 13 Jul 2021
91% complete
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Chondrosarcoma of the spine

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 15 Feb 2013
91% complete
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Pedicle screw fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi
Published 31 May 2018
88% complete
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Congenital scoliosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohamed Mahmoud Elthokapy
Published 09 Jul 2021
91% complete
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Failed posterior lumbar interbody fusion

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 07 Jul 2021
88% complete
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Unilateral hypoplastic 12th rib and sacralized lumbar vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Muhammad Shoyab
Published 06 Jul 2021
91% complete
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Sickle cell disease

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 10 Feb 2010
75% complete
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Sickle cell spine

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 22 May 2008
66% complete
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Sickle cell disease

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 02 Feb 2010
75% complete
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Pseudodisc of anterolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 04 May 2009
70% complete
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Osteogenesis imperfecta - spine

 Diagnosis almost certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 18 Dec 2008
64% complete
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Mucopolysaccharidosis

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 02 Feb 2010
72% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 01 Apr 2010
82% complete
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Vertebral metastases - absent pedicle

 Diagnosis almost certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 16 Sep 2009
56% complete
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Spondylodiscitis with epidural abscesses

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maxime St-Amant
Published 21 Aug 2012
62% complete
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Non-united apophyses of the L1 transverse processes

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohamed Walaaedlin
Published 09 Aug 2017
94% complete
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Tuberculous spondylodiscitis of the atlanto-occipital articulation

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy
Published 19 Feb 2013
61% complete
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Cervical intercalary bone

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Olumuyiwa Ifedayo Ajayi
Published 16 Oct 2020
91% complete
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Advanced cervical spine degenerative changes

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 12 Jun 2021
91% complete
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Block vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi
Published 13 Aug 2016
91% complete
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Block vertebrae

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Arvind Aggarwal
Published 07 May 2014
69% complete
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Jefferson fracture with extension teardrop fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Maxime St-Amant
Published 08 Aug 2012
92% complete
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Cervical canal stenosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yi-Jin Kuok
Published 02 Jul 2012
89% complete
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Winking owl sign - absent pedicle in spinal metastases

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 22 Aug 2011
57% complete
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Vertebral segmentation defects

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yair Glick
Published 06 May 2021
95% complete
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Hangman fracture with incidental arcuate foramen

 Diagnosis certain
Alhasan Abdul Rahim Taresh
Published 04 May 2021
94% complete
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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Mohamed Abdel-Tawab Mohamed
Published 06 Dec 2017
75% complete
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Unfused spinous processes of C6 and C7

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 30 Jul 2008
74% complete
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Spondylodiscitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Laughlin Dawes
Published 13 May 2015
72% complete
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Multiple myeloma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Konstantin Benno Bräutigam
Published 06 Dec 2017
73% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Neel Raithatha
Published 23 Mar 2014
63% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Abdallah Alqudah
Published 12 Dec 2016
86% complete
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Odontoid fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 21 May 2018
87% complete
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Intrathecal Lipiodol

 Diagnosis certain
Dustin Roberts
Published 06 Jul 2018
95% complete
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Sacral agenesis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 21 Sep 2010
69% complete
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Pars interarticularis defect

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Servet Kahveci
Published 15 Apr 2021
82% complete
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Odontoid fracture (type II)

 Diagnosis certain
Gerry Gardner
Published 02 Jun 2011
92% complete
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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH)

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Noyan Zenger
Published 06 Jan 2011
64% complete
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Ivory vertebra

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Nikos Karapasias
Published 21 Oct 2013
75% complete
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H-shaped vertebrae

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mark Holland
Published 18 Sep 2012
79% complete
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PEEK cervical cage fusion

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 13 Apr 2021
75% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ian Bickle
Published 16 Jun 2016
91% complete
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Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF)

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 07 Jul 2015
82% complete
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Pseudo Jefferson fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jane McEniery
Published 29 Oct 2020
82% complete
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Rhizomelic chondrodysplasia punctata

 Diagnosis certain
Rick van Rijn
Published 14 Oct 2015
94% complete
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Congenital L3-L4 vertebral body fusion

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammad Osama Hussein Yonso
Published 02 Apr 2021
79% complete
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Odontoid fracture type II (Anderson-D’Alonzo classification)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Domenico Nicoletti
Published 30 Mar 2021
89% complete
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Osteochondroma - cervical spine

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 13 Jan 2016
92% complete
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Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 16 Jul 2008
86% complete
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Longus colli calcific tendonitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Aneta Kecler-Pietrzyk
Published 24 Mar 2021
75% complete
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Spondylolisthesis - grade III

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 23 Sep 2008
75% complete
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Caudal regression syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Prashant Mudgal
Published 02 Jan 2014
90% complete
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Luckenschadel skull

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 23 Apr 2010
82% complete
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Cervical rib with pseudoarthrosis and facet arthropathy

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Muhammad Shoyab
Published 17 Mar 2021
60% complete
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Umbilical piercing

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Tom Molyneux
Published 19 Mar 2021
97% complete
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Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - sacralization of L5

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Servet Kahveci
Published 17 Nov 2020
91% complete
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Lumbosacral transitional vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Servet Kahveci
Published 18 Mar 2021
91% complete
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Multiple schwannomas

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 16 Jun 2017
77% 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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Sickle cell anemia on chest radiograph

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Craig Hacking
Published 05 Jan 2018
85% complete
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Clay-shoveler fracture

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 29 Jan 2015
97% complete
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Scheuermann disease

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 26 May 2019
77% complete
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Non-marginal osteophyte

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mark Holland
Published 18 Sep 2012
79% complete
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Diastematomyelia

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 10 Nov 2009
73% complete
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Block vertebra C3/4

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino
Published 04 Dec 2011
85% complete
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Block vertebra C3/C4

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 24 Nov 2011
57% complete
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Block vertebra C2/3

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 19 Jun 2012
69% complete
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Block vertebra

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Varun Babu
Published 20 Mar 2018
82% complete
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Block vertebra

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy
Published 20 Apr 2015
52% complete
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Thoracolumbar scoliosis spinal fixation

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ian Bickle
Published 18 Feb 2021
82% complete
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Myxopapillary ependymoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ammar Ashraf
Published 11 Feb 2021
95% complete
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Odontoid fracture (type II)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 19 Mar 2010
80% complete
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Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammed Dafalla Ibrahim Dafalla
Published 20 Apr 2015
69% complete
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Aplasia of the posterior arch of atlas with persistent tubercle

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Dalia Ibrahim
Published 17 Oct 2016
69% complete
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Aneurysmal bone cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 15 Apr 2010
70% complete
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Normal cervical spine radiographs - 2-year-old

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yair Glick
Published 14 May 2017
79% complete
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Normal cervical spine radiographs with swimmer's view

 Diagnosis certain
Andrew Murphy
Published 06 Oct 2016
85% complete
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Spondylolisthesis: L5 on S1

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Tim Luijkx
Published 02 Aug 2015
79% complete
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C7 congenital abnormalities

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 31 Jul 2013
91% complete
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Chance fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Andrew Dixon
Published 23 May 2016
87% complete
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Rugger-jersey spine

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Laughlin Dawes
Published 03 Feb 2021
75% complete
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Focal upper thoracic scoliosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Guilherme Pioli Resende
Published 30 Jan 2021
75% complete
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Winking owl sign

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Pauline Gammack
Published 27 Jan 2021
69% complete
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Three column thoracic spine fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 27 Jun 2016
92% complete
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Hangman's fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 03 Mar 2015
84% complete
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Nuchal ligament ossification

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Servet Kahveci
Published 04 Nov 2020
79% complete
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Congenital variants - vertebrae

 Diagnosis certain
Gerry Gardner
Published 06 Feb 2018
88% complete
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Pars interarticularis defect and spondylolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Daniel M Conroy
Published 18 Nov 2014
91% complete
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