Current management of spinal tuberculosis: a multimodal approach.

Abstract

uberculosis is one of the oldest pathological conditions affecting mankind, with the first published description of T spinal tuberculosis occurring in 1779 by Percival Pott (6). Five percent of tuberculosis cases affect the skeletal system, with 50% of those located within the vertebral column (2, 7). Patients with spinal tuberculosis may present with a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2013.01.120

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