Pott’s Paraplegia

  • George M. Bedbrook


Paraplegia is commonly associated with spinal tuberculosis. In a large series of patients with spinal tuberculosis reviewed recently in Hong Kong, one-third had signs of paraplegia on admission to hospital.


Vertebral Body Vertebral Level Spinal Tuberculosis Posterior Spine Fusion Bony Ridge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George M. Bedbrook
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryRoyal Perth HospitalAustralia
  2. 2.Royal Perth Rehabilitation HospitalShenton ParkWestern Australia

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