Cases

By sharing our collective experience through interesting patient cases, we can make a real difference in how people are imaged and diagnosed. Each case belongs to a contributing member, which can then be viewed and added to articles or playlists by the community, and is guided by dedicated editors to match quality standards and privacy needs.

1,724 results found
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Pneumorrhachis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 14 Sep 2021
74% complete
CT
Case

Sacral agenesis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Aneta Kecler-Pietrzyk
Published 30 Mar 2017
91% complete
X-ray
Case

Fetal lumbar meningocele with hydrocephalus

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Varun Babu
Published 10 Mar 2017
85% complete
Ultrasound
Case

Lumbar spine ependymoma (WHO grade 2)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr James Sheldon
Published 07 Mar 2015
93% complete
MRI
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Spinal ependymoma

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Ammar Haouimi
Published 16 Sep 2021
64% complete
Annotated imageMRI
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Spinal myxopapillary ependymoma

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Ammar Haouimi
Published 07 Apr 2021
68% complete
MRI
Case

Lumbosacral and pulmonary tuberculosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hamdy Mohammed Ibrahim
Published 21 May 2017
77% complete
CT
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Lipomyelocele

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 06 Sep 2015
89% complete
MRI
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Bilateral perched facets with cord injury

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Andrew Dixon
Published 31 May 2016
92% complete
MRICT
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Spinal neurocysticercosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ng Thanh Van Anh
Published 15 Sep 2021
92% complete
MRI
Case

Unstable thoracic spine fracture dislocation

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Liz Silverstone
Published 29 Jul 2021
98% complete
CTX-ray
Case

Guillain-Barré syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yune Kwong
Published 30 Jun 2014
92% complete
MRI
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Cleft of the posterior arch of C1 mimicking fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 12 Oct 2015
74% complete
CT
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Anterior angulation of the coccyx

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Usman Bashir
Published 12 Jul 2012
56% complete
CT
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Tuberculous spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 12 Nov 2020
89% complete
MRI
Case

Schmorl nodes and limbus vertebrae

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 20 Feb 2013
77% complete
MRIX-ray
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Disc protrusion

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 18 Dec 2008
62% complete
MRI
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Spinal arteriovenous malformation

 Diagnosis almost certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 13 May 2015
77% complete
MRI
Case

Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Christine Goh
Published 05 Mar 2015
92% complete
MRIDSA (angiography)
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Incomplete burst fracture - L1 vertebral body

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bahman Rasuli
Published 08 Sep 2021
92% complete
MRI
Case

Sacrococcygeal chordoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 12 Sep 2020
92% complete
MRIX-ray
Case

Silicosis with progressive massive fibrosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Published 08 Jan 2013
77% complete
CT
Case

Neurofibromatosis type 2

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Hani Makky Al Salam
Published 24 Feb 2010
74% complete
MRI
Case

Pneumorrhachis

 Diagnosis certain
Kamil Bekalarek
Published 25 May 2020
92% complete
CT
Case

Os odontoideum

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

Spondylolysis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Abdel-Rahman Abdel-Halim
Published 19 Sep 2014
80% complete
CT
Case

Thoracic spine compression fractures

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 09 Sep 2015
92% complete
CT
Case

Dumbbell schwannoma of the thoracic spine

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 30 May 2012
56% complete
MRI
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Plexiform neurofibroma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Lukas Valkovic
Published 27 Jul 2016
80% complete
MRI
Case

Ankylosing spondylitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ganesh Sanap
Published 12 May 2016
94% complete
X-ray
Case

Lumbar lytic and sclerotic bone metastases

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr David Cuete
Published 23 May 2014
73% complete
CT
Case

Osteoid osteoma - spine

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Anisha Sawkar Tandon
Published 04 Jul 2013
70% complete
MRICT
Case

Ancient schwannoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Muthu Magesh
Published 16 Jun 2020
89% complete
MRI
Case

Vertebral lymphoma

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 04 Feb 2009
77% complete
MRI
Case

Arcuate foramen

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Tejas Ghoorah
Published 20 Mar 2014
94% complete
X-ray
Case

Lumbosacral myelomeningocele

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Naqibullah Foladi
Published 02 Jun 2020
92% complete
CT
Case

Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Utkarsh Kabra
Published 19 Dec 2019
77% complete
MRI
Case

Eosinophilic granuloma - spine

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 03 Feb 2010
82% complete
X-rayMRINuclear medicineCT
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Spinal epidural hematoma

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Ammar Haouimi
Published 06 Sep 2021
70% complete
CTMRI
Case

Aneurysmal bone cyst - cervical spine

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ammar Ashraf
Published 07 Sep 2021
95% complete
CTMRIX-ray
Case

Vertebral metastases (breast cancer)

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 23 Jul 2016
92% complete
MRICT
Case

Rheumatoid arthritis of the cervical spine

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Muhammad Essam
Published 21 May 2014
65% complete
MRI
Case

Rheumatoid arthritis of the dens

 Diagnosis probable
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 09 Nov 2008
53% complete
CT
Case

Spinal meningioma at the upper cervical level

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 28 Apr 2012
74% complete
MRI
Case

Compressive myelopathy

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 23 Feb 2016
92% complete
Annotated imageMRI
Case

Hemivertebra with scoliosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Servet Kahveci
Published 05 Sep 2021
85% complete
X-ray
Case

Subacute combined degeneration of the cord

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Ammar Haouimi
Published 19 Apr 2020
68% complete
MRI
Case

Perched facet joint

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Charudutt Jayant Sambhaji
Published 01 Apr 2009
77% complete
MRIX-rayAnnotated image
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Tuberculous spondylitis (Pott disease) with large psoas abscesses

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Michael P Hartung
Published 04 Sep 2021
77% complete
CT
Case

Subacute combined degeneration of the cord

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Vinay V Belaval
Published 04 Sep 2021
90% complete
MRI
Case

Caudal regression syndrome with lipoma

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 31 Jul 2010
71% complete
MRI
Case

Synovial facetal cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Utkarsh Kabra
Published 02 Sep 2021
73% complete
MRI
Case

Normal MRI spine

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Dalia Ibrahim
Published 05 Sep 2021
80% complete
MRI
Case

Clay-shoveler fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr David Cuete
Published 07 Apr 2013
90% complete
X-rayCT
Case

Acute sacroiliitis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Heba Abdelmonem
Published 26 Mar 2019
89% complete
MRI
Case

Caudal regression syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ammar Haouimi
Published 24 Jun 2020
95% complete
MRI
Case

Bertolotti syndrome (lumbosacral transitional vertebrae)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Shailaja Muniraj
Published 25 May 2018
92% complete
CT
Case

H shaped vertebrae - sickle cell disease

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Abdulmajid Bawazeer
Published 05 Sep 2021
94% complete
X-ray
Case

Atlantooccipital assimilation with basilar invagination

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Utkarsh Kabra
Published 03 Sep 2021
74% complete
CTMRI
Case

Cervical fracture dislocation C5-C6

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Benoudina Samir
Published 22 Aug 2016
85% complete
X-ray
Case

Spinal epidural lipomatosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Utkarsh Kabra
Published 01 Mar 2021
77% complete
MRI
Case

L5/S1 disc protrusion

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Maxime St-Amant
Published 19 Jun 2017
80% complete
MRI
Case

Oppenheimer ossicle

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Andrei Tsoriev
Published 11 Jun 2015
84% complete
Annotated imageMRI
Case

Straight back syndrome in a patient with cerebral palsy

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 07 Mar 2015
75% complete
CT
Case

Spinal meningioma

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Gagandeep Choudhary
Published 05 Mar 2011
53% complete
MRI
Case

Jefferson fracture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Gagandeep Singh
Published 16 May 2015
62% complete
CT
Case

Sickle cell disease

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Gagandeep Singh
Published 24 Nov 2009
62% complete
CT
Case

Chiari II malformation with spinal meningomyelocele

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy
Published 23 Jun 2013
89% complete
MRI
Case

Traumatic spinal cord injury - cord contusion

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 02 Mar 2016
92% complete
CTMRI
Case

Extrapulmonary tuberculosis - multiple sites

 Diagnosis probable
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 05 Jan 2009
64% complete
MRICT
Case

Limbus vertebra - anteroinferior corner

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ahmed Abdelrahman
Published 08 Dec 2019
94% complete
X-ray
Case

Schwannoma

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 11 May 2016
83% complete
MRI
Case

Gunshot injury: bullet in spinal canal

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky
Published 13 Mar 2011
92% complete
X-rayCT
Case

Tarlov cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mostafa El-Feky
Published 07 Jul 2017
77% complete
MRI
Case

Familial multiple cavernous malformation, caused by mutation in Krev interaction trapped protein 1 gene (KRIT-1)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mustafa Takesh
Published 28 Apr 2020
87% complete
MRICT
Case

Traumatic central cord syndrome

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Arthur Daire
Published 10 Sep 2014
98% complete
MRI
Case

Spinal arachnoid cyst

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 24 Jan 2009
61% complete
MRI
Case

Traumatic paraplegia

 Diagnosis certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 15 Apr 2009
77% complete
MRI
Case

Sacral schwannoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 06 Aug 2010
80% complete
MRI
Case

Lipomyelomeningocele

 Diagnosis certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 30 Jun 2010
95% complete
MRI
Case

Lumbar spine tuberculosis

 Diagnosis probable
Dr G Balachandran
Published 30 Sep 2010
56% complete
MRI
Case

Pyogenic paraspinal abscess

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 28 Feb 2009
68% complete
MRI
Case

Burst fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr G Balachandran
Published 16 Apr 2009
74% complete
MRI
Case

Osteoid osteoma

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Ahmed Subaie
Published 31 Jul 2013
66% complete
CTMRI
Case

Traumatic spinal cord injury

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 30 Aug 2021
78% complete
CTMRI
Case

Multiple ependymomas

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Ng Thanh Van Anh
Published 28 Aug 2021
79% complete
MRI
Case

Cerebrospinal tuberculosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Utkarsh Kabra
Published 16 Jun 2019
77% complete
MRI
Case

Spinal lymphoma

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Paresh K Desai
Published 18 Jun 2010
62% complete
MRI
Case

Cervical Pott disease

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Maxime St-Amant
Published 16 Nov 2012
68% complete
CT
Case

Facet joint septic arthritis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Dalia Ibrahim
Published 10 Sep 2020
75% complete
MRICT
Case

Menigioma - thoracic spine

 Diagnosis certain
Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 06 Apr 2020
89% complete
CTMRI
Case

Vertebral vascular foramen

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ayush Goel
Published 07 Feb 2015
89% complete
CT
Case

Pars interarticularis defects - multilevel

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 01 Jun 2019
89% complete
CT