The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp 297–298

Spinal tuberculosis mimicking malignancy: Atypical imaging features

Authors

  • Naveen Khattry
    • Department of Medical Oncology, Dr. B. R. A. Institute Rotary Cancer HospitalAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Sanjay Thulkar
    • RadiologyAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
    • Dr. B.R.A. Institute Rotary Cancer HospitalAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Anup Das
    • PathologyAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Shah Alam Khan
    • OrthopedicAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
    • Department of Medical Oncology, Dr. B. R. A. Institute Rotary Cancer HospitalAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
    • Dr. B.R.A. Institute Rotary Cancer HospitalAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
Clinical Brief

DOI: 10.1007/s12098-007-0049-3

Cite this article as:
Khattry, N., Thulkar, S., Das, A. et al. Indian J Pediatr (2007) 74: 297. doi:10.1007/s12098-007-0049-3

Abstract

Here is reported a 14-year-old boy with spinal tuberculosis. The imaging features were suggestive of non hodgkin’s lymphoma with sparing of intervertebral disc. The atypical imaging features of spinal tuberculosis is discussed.

Key words

Spinal T.BNon Hodgkin’sLymphoma

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