Pott's disease is the tuberculosis of the spinal column Characteristics of Spine Tuberculosis
Risk factors of Spine tuberculosis Following individuals are at higher risk of getting spine tuberculosis:
Cause of Spine Tuberculosis Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the causative organism of tuberculosis and when the infection spreads from lungs to the spine, Pott's Disease or tuberculosis of spine occurs. Symptoms of Spine Tuberculosis Tuberculosis of spine or Pott’s disease present following symptoms in the patient:
Diagnosis of Spine Tuberculosis A thorough history of the patient along with physical and neurological examination plays most important role in forming the basis for further investigations to diagnose spine tuberculosis. The investigations include:
Management of Spine Tuberculosis Spine tuberculosis needs prompt treatment that includes the following:
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