Eosinophilic granuloma of the spine with and without vertebra plana: long-term follow-up of six cases.

@article{Villas1993EosinophilicGO,
  title={Eosinophilic granuloma of the spine with and without vertebra plana: long-term follow-up of six cases.},
  author={Carlos Villas and R. Mart{\'i}nez-Peric and R. H. Barrios and Jos{\'e} Luis Beguirist{\'a}in},
  journal={Journal of spinal disorders},
  year={1993},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={260-8}
}
Vertebral eosinophilic granuloma is a rare condition frequently associated with vertebra plana. In this paper we present six patients with eosinophilic granuloma of the spine; three were without vertebra plana, which represents a diagnostic problem. The mean follow-up was 9 years, (range 2 to 23) and the mean age was 10.8 years at diagnosis. All complained… CONTINUE READING