Case Report
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2021.
World J Clin Cases. Feb 26, 2021; 9(6): 1402-1407
Published online Feb 26, 2021. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v9.i6.1402
Figure 1
Figure 1 Visible pneumothorax (arrow) on an initial erect posteroanterior chest radiograph.
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Figure 2 Initial chest computed tomography showing a paravertebral abscess (arrow) connected with the pleural effusion.
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Figure 3 Magnetic resonance imaging of the thoracic spine. A and B: Initial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan showing a paravertebral abscess with extension to T8/9 disc, right rib (arrow), and anterior epidural space (empty arrowhead); C and D: Follow-up MRI scan showing an epidural abscess (arrowhead) at the T4-7 Level with spinal cord compression at T6-7.