Osteoarticular Tuberculosis

Authors: H. Dejmková;  D. Tegzová;  J. Homolka 1
Authors‘ workplace: Revmatologický ústav, Praha, ředitel doc. MUDr. K. Pavelka, CSc. 1 I. klinika TRN 1. LF UK a VFN Praha, přednosta doc. MUDr. J. Homolka, CSc.
Published in: Čes. Revmatol., , 1998, No. 4, p. 174-177.


The authors present a review of clinical, laboratory, histopathological and X-ray findings in osteo- articular tuberculosis. They present an analysis of causes of late assessment of the diagnosis of TB of the bones. Attention is devoted to population groups exposed to a greater risk of the disease. They mention also treatment which is within the competence of departments concerned with extrapul- monary tuberculosis.

Key words:
oesteoartiocular tuberculosis, spondylitis, arthritis, paravertebral abscess, osteomyelitis

Full text is not available online.
If interested in a scan of this journal, contact NTO ČLS JEP.

Dermatology & STDs Paediatric rheumatology Rheumatology
Forgotten password

Don‘t have an account?  Create new account

Forgotten password

Enter the email address that you registered with. We will send you instructions on how to set a new password.


Don‘t have an account?  Create new account