Pott's disease

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TB of the spine with destruction of vertebrae resulting in curvature of the spine

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Pott's disease of the spine may mimic other disease processes, and thus a definite list of differential diagnosis should be kept in mind before proceeding with specific treatment.
When diagnosing tuberculosis, physicians should include Pott's disease in the differential diagnosis when radiologic findings suggest spinal infections or a primary/secondary spinal neoplastic process.
One of the many presentations is tuberculosis of the spine, or Pott's disease.
Pott's disease of the cervical spine presenting as a deep neck infection.