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Joints
Infectious arthritis
Spondylodiskitis

Reviewer: Vijay Shankar, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 20 April 2013, last major update March 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Diagnosis
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MRI images
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Destruction of vertebral bodies and disk tissue
Case reports
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Gross images
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Intervertebral disc (top center) destroyed by vertebral abscess
Spinal cord compressed by abscess
Micro description
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Micro images
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Primary Aspergillus spondylodiscitis in liver transplant recipient
G/H: inflammatory cells and bacteria
C. tropicalis

Additional references
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End of Joints > Infectious arthritis > Spondylodiskitis


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