Spondylodiscitis associated with multiple level involvement and negative microbiological tests: an unusual case.

@article{Yemii2010SpondylodiscitisAW,
  title={Spondylodiscitis associated with multiple level involvement and negative microbiological tests: an unusual case.},
  author={Oya Umit Yemişçi and Sacide Nur Saraçgil Coşar and Pnar Oztop and Metin Karataş},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2010},
  volume={35 19},
  pages={
          E1006-9
        }
}
STUDY DESIGN A case report. OBJECTIVE To report an unusual case of spondylodiscitis with multiple level involvement. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Spondylodiscitis, an infection of the intervertebral disc space, vertebral bodies, or the paraspinal epidural space can be a serious disease because of diagnostic delay and inadequate treatment. METHODS A previously healthy, 52-year-old man was presented to our outpatient clinic with a complaint of acute, atraumatic onset of severe back pain for… CONTINUE READING
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