Brucellar spondylitis - Review of 25 cases


Yilmaz E., Parlak M. , Akalin H. , Heper Y., Ozakin C. , Mistik R., ...More

JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.10, no.6, pp.300-307, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.rhu.0000147048.44396.90
  • Title of Journal : JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.300-307
  • Keywords: brucellosis, brucellar spondylitis, SPINAL INFECTIONS, DIAGNOSIS, ARTHRITIS

Abstract

Objective: Brucellar spondylitis is one of the most serious complications of brucellosis. It should be considered in patients who have back pain and neurologic disorders as well as systemic symptoms and findings in or from endemic areas such as Turkey. This report describes important features of the disease.