*  Characteristics of patients with spinal tuberculosis: seven-year experience of a teaching hospital in Southwest China.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the characteristics of patients managed for spinal tuberculosis at the ... No mortality was related to spinal TB.. CONCLUSION: The annual incidence of spinal tuberculosis remained unchanged throughout ... PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to investigate the characteristics of patients managed for spinal tuberculosis at the ... RESULTS: The annual incidence of spinal tuberculosis was stable throughout the study period. There were 284 patients, 147 women ...
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*  The surgical management of spinal tuberculosis in children and adolescents
REID, C and DUNN, RN. The surgical management of spinal tuberculosis in children and adolescents. SA orthop. j. [online]. 2009 ... CONCLUSIONS: Surgery for spinal TB in the paediatric and adolescent groups can be safe in terms of a low complication rate, and ... The British Medical Research Council Working Party on tuberculosis of the spine has found only slight advantages to surgical ... BACKGROUND: Antituberculous chemotherapy remains the cornerstone of treatment of tuberculosis (TB) of the spine and the ...
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*  Most recent papers with the keyword Kyphosis | Read by QxMD
RATIONALE: Extremely sharp angular spinal deformity of healed tuberculosis can be corrected by vertebral column resection (VCR ... PATIENT CONCERNS: We described a new spinal osteotomy technique to collect sharp angular spinal deformity in Pott disease. A 52 ... This is the first report of a case of dynamic spinal alignment change in a patient with DHS during walking using three- ... have compared the clinical results of mid-term follow-up of 3 different surgeries in surgical treatment of spinal tuberculosis ...
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*  Spinal tuberculosis: Diagnostic biopsy is mandatory
With the escalating incidence of HIV and tuberculosis (TB), there is an increasing incidence of spinal disease. Frequently, ... Early diagnosis of spinal TB by MRI. J Bone Joint Surg Br 1994; 76: 863-869. [ Links ]. ... A narrowed spinal canal with cord compression and abnormal cord signal changes was found (Fig. 1). He had mild leucocytosis and ... He was then referred to a tertiary spinal surgery unit.. His X-rays were re-assessed as a T3 vertebro plana. Magnetic resonance ...
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*  Anterior-only transthoracic surgery for adult spinal tuberculosis
Oga M, Arizono T, Takasita M, Sugioka Y. Evaluation of the risk of instrumentation as a foreign body in spinal tuberculosis. ... Epidemiology of tuberculosis in South Africa. In: Coovadia HM, Benatar SR (eds). A century of tuberculosis: South African ... The epidemiology of tuberculosis in South Africa. In: Novartis Foundation Symposium. Genetics and tuberculosis. Chichester: ... Spinal tuberculosis with neurological deficit: Treatment with anterior vascularized rib grafts, posterior osteotomies and ...
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*  When will a spinal tuberculosis patient with pott's paraplegia start walking? | Zocdoc Answers
When will a spinal tuberculosis patient with pott's paraplegia start walking?. she has a vertebral surgery about 3 weeks ago. ... Zocdoc›Answers›When will a spinal tuberculosis patient with pott's paraplegia start walking? ... Due to the close proximity of the spine and spinal cord itself, damage to the nerves within the spinal cord can occur. This is ... Pott's disease is a severe illness, and there are many different factors that can affect neurologic recovery after spinal cord ...
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*  Percutaneous core needle biopsies: The yield in spinal tuberculosis
WATT, J P y DAVIS, J H. Percutaneous core needle biopsies: The yield in spinal tuberculosis. SAMJ, S. Afr. med. j. [online]. ... BACKGROUND: Current recommendations for spinal tuberculosis (TB) not requiring open surgery include core needle biopsy to ... METHODS: We conducted a multicentre retrospective review of 44 patients treated for suspected spinal TB between January 2009 ... CONCLUSION: Percutaneous biopsy remains an important tool to diagnose and manage spinal TB. The yield of transpedicular ...
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*  Current difficulties in the diagnosis and management of spinal tuberculosis | Postgraduate Medical Journal
Background: The diagnosis of spinal tuberculosis (ST) is difficult and it commonly presents at an advanced stage. The ... Spinal MR performed between 6 and 12 months suggests that six months of chemotherapy (for a fully sensitive organism) may not ... Aims: A retrospective study was performed at a UK centre to identify the demographic and presenting features of a spinal TB ... management and follow up is complicated by a lack of guidance on the appropriate use and interpretation of spinal magnetic ...
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*  Sabinet | Percutaneous core needle biopsies : the yield in spinal tuberculosis : research
Percutaneous biopsy remains an important tool to diagnose and manage spinal TB. The yield of transpedicular biopsies in this ... We conducted a multicentre retrospective review of 44 patients treated for suspected spinal TB between January 2009 and April ... Current recommendations for spinal tuberculosis (TB) not requiring open surgery include core needle biopsy to confirm TB and ... n South African Medical Journal - Percutaneous core needle biopsies : the yield in spinal tuberculosis : research * Navigate ...
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*  Clinical utility of tissue polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of spinal tuberculosis
Abou-Raya S, Abou-Raya A. Spinal tuberculosis: overlooked? J Int Med 2006;260:160-63. [ Links ]. 17. Jain A. Tuberculosis of ... Jutte P, Altena Rv, PRas E, Thijn C. Causes of misdiagnosis and mistreatment of spinal tuberculosis with radiotherapy in ... Hoffman F, Crosier J, Cremin B. Imaging in children with spinal tuberculosis: a comparison of radiography, computer tomography ... 6. Leibert E, Schluger N, Rom W. Spinal tuberculosis in patients with humna immunideficiency virus infection: Clinical ...
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*  Neck pain post spinal tuberculosis - Online Doctor Chats
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*  Spinal Tuberculosis | Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics
Childhood Spine Tuberculosis. Childhood spinal tuberculosis deserves a special mention here. Tuberculosis infection in a child ... There are two main complications of spinal tuberculosis - spinal deformity and neurological deficit. The spinal deformity that ... Atypical spinal tuberculosis. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2002 May; (398):67-74.. 3. Jain AK, Dhammi IK. Tuberculosis of the spine: ... As with pulmonary tuberculosis, multidrug chemotherapy is the mainstay of treatment for spinal tuberculosis. Empirical ...
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*  AIIMS to treat a 13 year old boy suffering spinal tuberculosis
AIIMS to provide immediate treatment to a 13-year-old boy suffering from spinal tuberculosis and asked not to delay the child's ... AIIMS to treat a 13 year old boy suffering spinal tuberculosis. December 26, 2014. by Admin in Legal Update · 0 Comment ... Delhi High Court directed AIIMS to provide immediate treatment to a 13-year-old boy suffering from spinal tuberculosis and ...
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*  Spinal tuberculosis among human immunodeficiency virus-negative patients in a Kenyan tertiary hospital: a 5-year synopsis.
... ... BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Spinal tuberculosis (TB) accounts for more than half of all cases of skeletal TB. Although Kenya has one of ... CONCLUSION: Patients with spinal TB in our setting tended to present late and with advanced disease. Therefore, a high index of ... METHODS: This study involved review of patients admitted to our hospital between 2004 and 2009 with a diagnosis of spinal TB. ...
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*  Bifocal Tuberculosis Highlighted by Obstetric Combined Spinal-Epidural Analgesia | Anesthesiology | ASA Publications
Tuberculosis of posterior bony elements is an uncommon entity.3 Spinal tuberculosis usually involves the anterior wall of the ... Bifocal Tuberculosis Highlighted by Obstetric Combined Spinal-Epidural Analgesia Estelle L. Morau, M.D.; Anne A. Lotthe, M.D.; ... Spinal tuberculosis highlighted by epidural anesthesia has been reported twice in the literature.1,2 However, this is the first ... Bifocal Tuberculosis Highlighted by Obstetric Combined Spinal-Epidural Analgesia. Anesthesiology 8 2005, Vol.103, 445-446. doi: ...
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*  Cases of spinal, gential Tuberculosis doubled in recent years: Doctors - Medical Dialogues
... health experts on Wednesday said cases of spinal and genital TB have doubled in India due to lack of awareness ... As the world gets set to observe Tuberculosis Day on March 24, ... Cases of spinal, gential Tuberculosis doubled in recent years: ... New Delhi: As the world gets set to observe Tuberculosis Day on March 24, health experts on Wednesday said cases of spinal and ... Infertility figures due to genital tuberculosis is 60-80 percent.. Talking about spinal TB, whose symptoms are similar to those ...
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*  What are the three patterns of spinal involvement associated with tuberculosis - Spine Secrets
What are the three patterns of spinal involvement associated with tuberculosis. Sat, 03 May 2014 , Spine Secrets ... The three patterns of spinal involvement are peridiscal, central, and anterior. The most common form, peridiscal, occurs ...
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*  Table of Contents - April 28, 1962, 1 (5286) | The BMJ
Spinal Tuberculosis Br Med J 1962; 1 :1206 (Published 28 April 1962) ...
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*  July 2013 - Volume 21 - Issue 4 - Contributor Index : Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice
Four Cases of Spinal Tuberculosis Within 7 Months at a Community-Based Hospital. Fujita, Hiroshi; Shinha, Takashi; Sharma, ... Four Cases of Spinal Tuberculosis Within 7 Months at a Community-Based Hospital. Fujita, Hiroshi; Shinha, Takashi; Sharma, ... Four Cases of Spinal Tuberculosis Within 7 Months at a Community-Based Hospital. Fujita, Hiroshi; Shinha, Takashi; Sharma, ... Four Cases of Spinal Tuberculosis Within 7 Months at a Community-Based Hospital. Fujita, Hiroshi; Shinha, Takashi; Sharma, ...
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*  Clinical Trials sub-cluster 30
Spinal tuberculosis: overlooked? Abou-Raya S - - 2006 OBJECTIVE: The aim of the present study was to ascertain the degree of ... OBJECTIVE: To compare spinal motion among females with normal spines, those with idiopathic scoliosis who had not had spinal ... However, spinal hyperostosis can predispose the affected to chronic myelopathic symptoms and acute spinal cord injury. CLINICAL ... Spinal Cord Independence Measure: comprehensive ability rating scale for the spinal cord ... ...
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*  Sainton's disease | definition of Sainton's disease by Medical dictionary
Pott's disease spinal tuberculosis.. primary electrical disease serious ventricular tachycardia, and sometimes ventricular ... Cruveilhier's disease spinal muscular atrophy.. Cushing's disease Cushing's syndrome in which the hyperadrenocorticism is ... motor neuron disease , motor system disease any disease of a motor neuron, including spinal muscular atrophy, progressive ... Aran-Duchenne disease spinal muscular atrophy.. arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) atherosclerotic involvement of ...
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*  Single-stage posterior instrumentation and anterior debridement for active tuberculosis of the thoracic and lumbar spine with...
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