Tuberculosis, Spinal

Known as: tuberculosis of spine, disease pott, spine tuberculous 
Osteitis or caries of the vertebrae, usually occurring as a complication of tuberculosis of the lungs.
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1940-2017
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Tuberculosis is the chronic consumptive disease and currently the world's leading cause of death. Tuberculous spondylitis is a… (More)
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2005
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2005
STUDY DESIGN Bacterial adherence and biofilm formation in implant-associated infection may vary depending on species of… (More)
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2005
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2005
Bone mass is a major determinant of fracture, but there have been few comprehensive studies of the correlates of bone mineral… (More)
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2000
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2000
The prognosis of prostate cancer is mainly determined by the presence or absence of metastases. Nevertheless, the metastatic… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Kyphosis and neurological impairment are the major residual problems of spinal tuberculosis after the microorganism… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether the incidence of vertebral fractures is related to the magnitude of change in bone mineral… (More)
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1998
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1998
LNCaP lineage-derived human prostate cancer cell lines C4-2 and C4-2B4 acquire androgen independence and osseous metastatic… (More)
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1996
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1996
A nonhuman primate model of tuberculosis that closely resembles human disease is urgently needed. We have evaluated the… (More)
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1995
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1995
The resurgence of pulmonary tuberculosis in the United States has been paralleled by a concomitant rise in tuberculosis of the… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The risk of persistence and recurrence of infection in posterior spinal instrumentation surgery for spinal tuberculosis was… (More)
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