Multifocal skeletal tuberculosis: Bone scan appearance [Persian]

Document Type : Case Report


Department of Nuclear Medicine and Pediatrics, Shohada Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


Multifocal skeletal tuberculosis in not uncommon in the countries with tuberculosis. The clinical onest is insidious and sometimes nonspecific, resulting in delay or misdiagnosis. Bone scan appearance is presented in some reports, as multiple abnormal accumulations of tracer. This report describes an unusual presentation of multifocal skeletal tuberculosis.

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