Spinal Infections

  • Henry Vernon Crock


In clinical practice, acute inflammatory lesions of the spine are relatively uncommon. For this reason alone, diagnosis of vertebral osteomyelitis is often delayed, so that patients may not receive specific treatment for the disease until they present with major complications.


Vertebral Body Interbody Fusion Spinal Tuberculosis Epidural Abscess Kyphotic Deformity 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry Vernon Crock
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  1. 1.The Royal Postgraduate Medical SchoolHammersmith Hospital and The Cromwell HospitalLondonUK

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