The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 74, Issue 3, pp 297–298 | Cite as

Spinal tuberculosis mimicking malignancy: Atypical imaging features

  • Naveen Khattry
  • Sanjay Thulkar
  • Anup Das
  • Shah Alam Khan
  • Sameer Bakhshi
Clinical Brief

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.B Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 

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Copyright information

© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Naveen Khattry
    • 1
  • Sanjay Thulkar
    • 2
    • 5
  • Anup Das
    • 3
  • Shah Alam Khan
    • 4
  • Sameer Bakhshi
    • 1
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Medical Oncology, Dr. B. R. A. Institute Rotary Cancer HospitalAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.RadiologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.PathologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia
  4. 4.OrthopedicAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia
  5. 5.Dr. B.R.A. Institute Rotary Cancer HospitalAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia

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