TB Case Discussion (2018-04-11): Case 2

Posted: 
2018-04-11
TB Case Conference
Description 

47 y/o male from Eritrea, came to US in 2009 from an Ethiopian refugee camp

No past medical history, HIV negative, no medications

June 2017 when he began to deveop back pain, fatigue, anorexia and weight loss progressive increase in symptoms

Sought medical care in December

MRI spine/pelvis showed T12-L2 osteomyelitis, psoas abscesses bilaterally extending T12-L4, sacral and iliac osteomyelitis, sacral abscess

Speaker: 
Dr. Kelly Russo
Disclosures: 
No Disclosures
Length of Presentation: 
15:07