Figure 2.

Lumbar CT scan and MRI: CT demonstrates swelling (white allow:↑) of the left paraspinal muscle around the L2 level. (A) MRI reveals spondylitis (white allow head: ▴) lesions involving the L3-L4 vertebrae (B) with ventral contiguous epidural (framed allow: ⇑) and disc (framed allow head: △) involvement (C).

Shioya et al. BMC Emergency Medicine 2012 12:7   doi:10.1186/1471-227X-12-7
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