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  • Condition: Tuberculous (TB) Spondylodiscitis after Lumbar Microdiscectomy (LMD)
  • Journal: Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP
  • Treatment Used: Ethambutol, Isoniazid, Pyrazinamide, and Rifampin
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a patient diagnosed with tuberculous (TB) spondylodiscitis after lumbar microdiscectomy (LMD) treated with anti-TB treatment consisting of ethambutol, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and rifampin.
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  • Condition: Spinal Epidural Abscess
  • Journal: Folia medica
  • Treatment Used: Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 34
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In this study, researchers sought to determine the best treatment for spinal epidural abscesses.
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  • Condition: Pre-Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis (pre-XDR-TB) Spondylodiscitis in an Immunocompetent Patient
  • Journal: The Pan African medical journal
  • Treatment Used: Second-Line Anti-Tuberculous Drug Regimen
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a immunocompromised patient with pre-extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (pre-XDR-TB) spondylodiscitis with resistance to a fluoroquinolone treated with second-line anti-tuberculous drug regimen.
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  • Condition: Osteoporosis in Patients with Pyogenic Spondylodiscitis
  • Journal: Neurosurgical focus
  • Treatment Used: Pharmocological Treatment after Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 200
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This study investigated whether low bone mineral density (BMD)-which is compatible with the diagnosis of osteoporosis-is underdiagnosed in patients with pyogenic spondylodiscitis (inflammation of spinal discs) and how it was treated.
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  • Condition: Senile Pyogenic Discitis and Vertebral Osteomyelitis
  • Journal: Zhongguo gu shang = China journal of orthopaedics and traumatology
  • Treatment Used: Minimal Invasive Surgery-transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Number of Patients: 11
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of minimal invasive surgery-transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion combined with expanded pedicle screw through Mast Quadrant channel for the treatment of senile pyogenic discitis and vertebral osteomyelitis.
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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
  • Published —
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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.