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Diskitis

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  • Condition: Spontaneous Lumbar Infectious Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: Orthopaedic surgery
  • Treatment Used: One-stage Debridement via Oblique Lateral Interbody Fusion (OLIF) Corridor Combined with Posterior Pedicle Screw Fixation
  • Number of Patients: 11
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This study investigated the effectiveness and safety of the oblique lateral interbody fusion (OLIF) corridor approach combined with posterior pedicle screw fixation for treating pyogenic spondylodiscitis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Cervical Pyogenic Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: Spine
  • Treatment Used: Anterior Cervical Debridement and Fusion
  • Number of Patients: 23
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using anterior cervical debridement and fusion to treat patients with cervical pyogenic spondylodiscitis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR
  • Treatment Used: Percutaneous Instrumentation
  • Number of Patients: 0
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In this study, researchers evaluated the results of percutaneous instrumentation combined with antibiotics for the treatment of spondylodiscitis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Pyogenic Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) with Antibiotics Delivered by CaSO4 Drug Carrier System
  • Number of Patients: 34
  • Published —
This study reported the safety and efficacy of a CaSO4 drug carrier system for the transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) procedure for lumbar pyogenic spondylodiscitis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Musculoskeletal (MSK) Non0Tuberculous Mycobacterium (NTM) Infections
  • Journal: Rheumatology international
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Management, as an Adjunct to Medical therapy
  • Number of Patients: 28
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This study investigated the clinical manifestations and outcomes of musculoskeletal (MSK) non-tuberculous mycobacterium (NTM) infections.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Infectious Spondylodiscitis in the Thoracolumbar Spine
  • Journal: Pain physician
  • Treatment Used: Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 60
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a minimally invasive endoscopic surgery to treat patients with infectious spondylodiscitis in the thoracolumbar spine.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Spinal Brucellosis
  • Journal: Clinical neurology and neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion with the CaSO4 Drug Delivery System
  • Number of Patients: 36
  • Published —
This study evaluated the clinical effectiveness and feasibility of using the CaSO4 drug delivery system to treat patients with spinal brucellosis.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Infectious Discitis with Ventral Epidural Abscess
  • Journal: Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.)
  • Treatment Used: Minimally Invasive Cervical Pedicle Screw (CPS) Placement With a Freehand Technique Through the Posterolateral Approach Using a Tubular Retractor
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 77-year-old man diagnosed with infectious discitis with ventral epidural abscess extending from C6 to T1 treated with, first, cervical pedicle screw (CPS) placement with a freehand technique through the tubular retractor, and posterolateral fusion with cancellous iliac bone chips after 2 rod connections. Second, a C6-7 discectomy with partial upper bony resection of the C7 body was performed through an anterior approach.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Hemodialyzed Patients with Pyogenic Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: The bone & joint journal
  • Treatment Used: Spinal Instrumentation
  • Number of Patients: 134
  • Published —
This study evaluated the outcome of spinal instrumentation in hemodialyzed patients with native pyogenic spondylodiscitis (infected vertebral discs).
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  • Condition: Pyogenic Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: BMC infectious diseases
  • Treatment Used: Post-Surgical Intravenous Antibiotic Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 102
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This study identified the risk factors of recurrence and evaluated the appropriate duration after surgical intervention of intravenous antibiotic therapy for pyogenic spondylodiscitis (inflammation of vertebral spaces).
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Infective spondylodiscitis with paravertebral or epidural abscess
  • Journal: The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society
  • Treatment Used: Percutaneous suction aspiration and drainage
  • Number of Patients: 52
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of percutaneous suction aspiration and drainage on infective spondylodiscitis with paravertebral or epidural abscess.