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Research & Reviews  55 results

Pott disease: when lumbar pain is not innocent.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.a2020.0154
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Kalamara E, Ballas E et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - Tuberculosis is a mycobacterial infection that can affect the lungs as well as other organs. The involvement of the spine, although rare, can have major consequences if not diagnosed and treated in a timely and effective manner, such as residual d...

Pott Disease (Tuberculous [TB] Spondylitis) 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/226141-print

Aug 7th, 2019 - Background Pott disease, also known as tuberculous spondylitis, is a classic presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB). It is associated with significant morbidity and can lead to severe functional impairment. The diagnosis tends to be dela...

Pott Disease (Tuberculous [TB] Spondylitis)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/226141-overview

Aug 7th, 2019 - Background Pott disease, also known as tuberculous spondylitis, is a classic presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB). It is associated with significant morbidity and can lead to severe functional impairment. The diagnosis tends to be dela...

Tuberculous retropharyngeal abscess with Pott disease and tuberculous abscess of the ch...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6635237
Medicine Hsu HE, Chen CY

Jul 6th, 2019 - Tuberculous retropharyngeal abscess is rare, but it can be fatal if not treated appropriately. It usually occurs secondary to tuberculosis of the cervical spine. Moreover, tuberculous abscess involving the chest wall is relatively rare in skeletal...

Endovascular treatment of a ruptured thoracic aortic pseudoaneurysm secondary to Pott d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6494369
Medicine Li W, Sun X et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2019 - The coexistence of a tuberculous aortic pseudoaneurysm and Pott disease in patients with a history of tuberculosis (TB) is relatively rare, and the treatment strategies remain still controversial. A 57-year-old female patient with a history of pri...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  61 results

Pott disease: when lumbar pain is not innocent.
https://doi.org/10.5603/ARM.a2020.0154
Advances in Respiratory Medicine; Kalamara E, Ballas E et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - Tuberculosis is a mycobacterial infection that can affect the lungs as well as other organs. The involvement of the spine, although rare, can have major consequences if not diagnosed and treated in a timely and effective manner, such as residual d...

A 42-Year-Old Man With Backache and Fatigue After a Divorce
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933451_4

Jul 8th, 2020 - Other differential diagnoses were considered in this patient. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and analgesic drugs can cause acute kidney injury or acute interstitial nephritis, especially with long-term use or in individuals with preexisting ...

Pott Disease (Tuberculous [TB] Spondylitis) 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/226141-print

Aug 7th, 2019 - Background Pott disease, also known as tuberculous spondylitis, is a classic presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB). It is associated with significant morbidity and can lead to severe functional impairment. The diagnosis tends to be dela...

Pott Disease (Tuberculous [TB] Spondylitis)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/226141-overview

Aug 7th, 2019 - Background Pott disease, also known as tuberculous spondylitis, is a classic presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB). It is associated with significant morbidity and can lead to severe functional impairment. The diagnosis tends to be dela...

Tuberculous retropharyngeal abscess with Pott disease and tuberculous abscess of the ch...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6635237
Medicine Hsu HE, Chen CY

Jul 6th, 2019 - Tuberculous retropharyngeal abscess is rare, but it can be fatal if not treated appropriately. It usually occurs secondary to tuberculosis of the cervical spine. Moreover, tuberculous abscess involving the chest wall is relatively rare in skeletal...

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News  4 results

A 42-Year-Old Man With Backache and Fatigue After a Divorce
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933451_4

Jul 8th, 2020 - Other differential diagnoses were considered in this patient. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and analgesic drugs can cause acute kidney injury or acute interstitial nephritis, especially with long-term use or in individuals with preexisting ...

Everything’s Fine … Except His Spine
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/170914/pain/everythings-fine-except-his-spine
Nandan R. Hichkad, PA-C, MMSc

Aug 7th, 2018 - ANSWER The chest radiograph shows an approximately 3-cm cavitary lesion in the right upper lobe. Such a lesion can indicate lung abscess, neoplasm, or tuberculosis.

A 39-Year-Old Man With Debilitating Back Pain
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/862418_6

Apr 26th, 2016 - Question 1 of 2 Which of the following symptoms is not typically associated with Pott disease? Your Peers Chose: Back pain 0% Fever 0% Night sweats 0% Weight loss 0% Cough 0% Pott disease typically presents with a 3- to 4-month history of achy bac...

A 39-Year-Old Man With Debilitating Back Pain
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/862418_3

Apr 26th, 2016 - Discussion This patient had a final diagnosis of an epidural abscess secondary to tuberculous spondylitis (also known as "Pott disease" or "spinal tuberculosis"). The lumbar plain-film radiographs revealed a compression fracture of the T11 vertebr...

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