"A case report of Pott’s disease with unusual involvement of two separate levels of spine and delayed progressive Kyphosis "

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Rahimi Movaghar V (2001)
  • Publisher: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
  • Journal: Acta Medica Iranica (issn: 0044-6025)
  • Subject: Pott’s disease | Tuberculous spondylitis, Atlantoaxial dislocation, T9-T10 destruction, Laminectomy, Kyphosis, Child | Medicine (General) | R5-920

In Pott’s disease (tuberculous spondylitis), involvement of two separate levels of spine is rare. Attention to stability of spine prevents delayed progressive kyphosis. A 12-year-old girl presented with neck pain, tenderness and swelling Imaging showed Cl—C2 and T9-T10 ... View more
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