Spinal Tuberculosis

  • Ghaydaa Ahmed Shehata


This chapter provides a brief discussion of spinal tuberculosis, including its definition, epidemiology, risk factors, pathophysiology, diagnosis, classification, treatment, and prognosis.


Spinal infections Tuberculosis Pott’s disease  Extrapulmonary TB  Risk factors  Pathophysiology Prognosis Treatment Epidemiology Complications 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ghaydaa Ahmed Shehata
    • 1
  1. 1.Assiut UniversityAssiut GovernorateEgypt

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