Items tagged “spine”

761 results found
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Disc extrusion - foraminal

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 28 Apr 2009
65% complete
MRI
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Bone island - cervical spine

 Diagnosis probable
Frank Gaillard
Published 28 Apr 2009
50% complete
CT
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Bone island - lumbar spine

 Diagnosis probable
Frank Gaillard
Published 28 Apr 2009
36% complete
CT
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Bone island (small - sacral ala - xray)

 Diagnosis probable
Frank Gaillard
Published 28 Apr 2009
41% complete
X-ray
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Chondrosarcoma - clear cell

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 02 May 2009
87% complete
MRICTX-ray
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Chordoma - sacrum

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 02 May 2009
86% complete
MRI
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Pseudodisc of anterolisthesis

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 04 May 2009
70% complete
MRIX-ray
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Focal L5/S1 disc protrusion

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 11 May 2009
74% complete
MRI
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Bone island

 Diagnosis almost certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 23 May 2009
59% complete
CT
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Tarlov cysts

 Diagnosis almost certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 23 May 2009
48% complete
MRI
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Tuberculous discitis, osteomyelitis and paravertebral abscess

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 11 Jun 2009
95% complete
CTMRIX-ray
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Interspinous device - displaced

 Diagnosis not applicable
Frank Gaillard
Published 07 Jul 2009
54% complete
X-ray
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Pedicle screw in aorta

 Diagnosis not applicable
Frank Gaillard
Published 07 Jul 2009
48% complete
X-rayCT
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Vertebral metastases

 Diagnosis probable
Frank Gaillard
Published 07 Jul 2009
39% complete
MRI
Article

Coup de poignard of Michon

Coup de poignard of Michon refers to spinal subarachnoid hemorrhage, usually as a result of a spinal AVM. Presentation is with sudden excruciating back pain, akin to being stabbed with a dagger (poignard = french for dagger). It is the corollary of the thunderclap headache.
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Foix-Alajouanine syndrome

Foix-Alajouanine syndrome refers to subacute, progressive myelopathy due to venous hypertension from a spinal dural arteriovenous fistula. Clinical presentation Patients have paraparesis (leg weakness), sensory loss in the legs, and loss of bowel and bladder sphincter control 1. Pathology Sp...
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Hemivertebra with congenital scoliosis

 Diagnosis certain
Ahmed Almuslim
Published 26 Aug 2009
59% complete
CTMRI
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C6-7 fracture-dislocation

 Diagnosis certain
Ahmed Almuslim
Published 26 Aug 2009
92% complete
MRIX-rayCT
Article

Calcific tendinitis of the longus colli muscle

Calcific tendinitis of the longus colli muscles is an inflammatory/granulomatous response to the deposition of calcium hydroxyapatite crystals in the tendons of the longus colli muscle. It is sometimes more generically known as calcific prevertebral tendinitis or, less accurately, as retropharyn...
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L5 pars defect

 Diagnosis certain
Frank Gaillard
Published 10 Sep 2009
66% complete
X-ray