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Espondilodiscitis tuberculosa

SNIP measures contextual citation impact by wighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. Published studies are primarily clinical and epidemiological research but also basic. Showed loss of 15 kg of weight in 6 weeks, then subsequently holocraneal headache not pulsatile, intermittent, which partially decreased due the use of NSAIDs diclofenacadded to the condition, tonic-clonic movements in the left side of the body, due this he was taken to hospitalization.

Subsequently he presented morning fever quantified up to N Engl J Med ; espondilodiscjtis A MRI coronal T2 of backbone, bilateral paravertebral isointense image is observed between T2—T5; B MRI sagittal T2 of backbone, isointense image between T2—T5 is observed with fracture and collapse of the vertebral body of T5; C axial tomography of the chest with bone window in which a destruction of the vertebral body of the T6 and hypodense paravertebral image espondilodicitis observed; D axial tomography of the chest with bone window in which destruction of the vertebral body of T5 is observed, with involvement of the spinal canal and hypodense paravertebral image.

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Studies of the sample were conducted, reported negative cultures, Gram stain negative, negative ink, Ziehl-Neelsen stain was made finding scarce acid-fast bacilli compatible with Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Quant Imaging Med Surg. Automatic screening for tuberculosis in chest radiographs: SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same.


Espondilodiiscitis the successful treatment, the patient has no hip pain or mobility limitation, no headache or hypertensive data skull. Management with Dotbal rifampin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, ethambutoltwo tablets every 12 hours began, completing intensive and supportive phase.

Magnetic resonance imaging MRI and tomography in which the vertebral body of T5 and the presence of paravertebral abscess can be observed. Tuberculous spondylodiskitis with lumbar tumor. espondllodiscitis

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It is known that atypical presentations are characterized by the absence of lesions to the intervertebral disc 5so we could say that our cases are atypical presentation.

Tuberculous spondylodiskitis with lumbar tumor. Copyright Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery. This could be because the disc is avascular, so that infection is observed belatedly. Diagnosis by images of vertebral tuberculosis.

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National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Treatment involves espondilkdiscitis administration of antifimic drugs for a period of espondilodiscitks months, being necessary only surgical treatment in a third of patients 134. Tuberculous spondylodiskitis Pott’s disease: Please review our privacy policy. It is the most common granulomatous disease of the spine, which is characterized by being chronic and slowly progressive, to its confirmation Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolation or identification of granulomas in a sample obtained from the espondilidiscitis vertebrae is needed 23.

Patients often have a chronic course with weight loss in half the cases, the presence of fever, malaise, and night sweats is also common in a third of patients 12 The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.

The MRI is the study of choice for the accurate diagnosis of lesions caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis at the spine level, as was reported in the others similar articles 56likewise can be used in monitoring. Pott’s disease of the thoracic spine. Since the advent of HIV, have emerged opportunistic diseases, including tuberculosis, nevertheless extrapulmonary manifestations, such as tuberculous spondylodiscitis, have increased their frequency 7 – 9.

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Quant Imaging Med Surg ; 3: Case 2 One male patient of 21 years old with a history of alcohol since 15 years old to the present, once a week. Subscribe to our Newsletter. In this report we represent two cases of tuberculous spondylodiscitis. Magnetic resonance imaging MRI of lumbosacral column where a collection is observed at S1—S3 level and in right lumbosacral joint.

He started symptoms 2 months before the admission at the clinics with pleuritic pain in the posterior thorax, which was intensified with deep breathing, partially decreasing with the administration of NSAIDs acetaminifen esponilodiscitis diclofenacadding paresthesia and dysesthesia in the left lower limb. Was requested thoracic spine MRI, finding mediastinal tumor involving vertebral bodies T4—T5, with spinal cord compression, in T2 an isointense, paravertebral and bilateral image was observed at T2—T5 level, suggestive of abscess, tuberculossa well as fracture and collapse of the vertebral body of T5 Figure 1.

Tomography of the skull in which the presence of rounded image with ring enhancement and presence of perilesional edema is observed.