From the case: Spina ventosa


Right little finger X-ray

Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Ultrasound guided aspiration revealed TB. Chest radiographs showed no evidence of pulmonary TB or sarcoidosis. This case demonstrates features o...”

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  • Tuberculous dactylitis - “ Tuberculous dactylitis, also known as spina ventosa, is a rare skeletal manifestation of tuberculosis where the short tubular bones (i.e. phalange...”

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