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Dx requires hx of inflammatory back pain, limited ROM & sacroiliitis on radiograph Reiter’s syndrome & psoriasis also on radiologic differential w/SI joint involvement

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Diagnosis: Dx requires hx of inflammatory back pain, limited ROM & sacroiliitis on radiograph Reiter’s syndrome & psoriasis also on radiologic differential w/SI joint involvement

History: 41 y.o. w/low grade fever, nausea & vomiting x 1 week.

Findings: Inflammation causes sclerosis & fusion of sacroiliac joints (SI joint blurring) Syndesmophytes: calcifications of the annulus fibrosis & of interspinous ligaments leads to bridging of vertebrae (bamboo spine)

Exam: Normal PE, Normal Labs

No MeSH data available.


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Dx requires hx of inflammatory back pain, limited ROM & sacroiliitis on radiograph Reiter’s syndrome & psoriasis also on radiologic differential w/SI joint involvement

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Dx requires hx of inflammatory back pain, limited ROM & sacroiliitis on radiograph Reiter’s syndrome & psoriasis also on radiologic differential w/SI joint involvement

History: 41 y.o. w/low grade fever, nausea & vomiting x 1 week.

Findings: Inflammation causes sclerosis & fusion of sacroiliac joints (SI joint blurring) Syndesmophytes: calcifications of the annulus fibrosis & of interspinous ligaments leads to bridging of vertebrae (bamboo spine)

Exam: Normal PE, Normal Labs

No MeSH data available.