This article discusses infectious and inflammatory processes of the cervical spine. Major emphasis is placed in infectious discitis / osteomyelitis and epidural abscess, particularly the epidemiologic, bacteriologic, pathophysiologic, and clinical aspects, as well as the major role played by magnetic resonance imaging and other imaging modalities used in the detection and diagnosis of these processes.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||25|
|Journal||Neuroimaging Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1995|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
- Clinical Neurology