The aim of the present study was to analyze the potential early signs of septic sacroiliitis
on CT performed in an emergency.
AS is an autoinflammatory SpA, which is characterized by progressive sacroiliitis
to the axial skeleton.
In this study, we aimed to investigate the efficacy of DWI MRI for detection of early sacroiliitis
These images were highly suggestive of right-sided sacroiliitis
with features of an infective process.
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Furthermore, sclerostin serum levels, although without a significant difference, were found to be lower (4.2 (3.1-5.9) pg/ml) in patients with ankylosis of sacroiliac joints (grade IV) than in patients with grade II and III sacroiliitis
(5.07 (4.07-6.4) pg/ml, P = 0.07).
In this article, we report a rare case of spontaneous septic sacroiliitis
SAPHO syndrome shares clinical and radiologic features with spondyloarthropathy (SpA), including sacroiliitis
, enthesis, paravertebral ossifications, and ankylosis, and many times is associated with psoriasis and inflammatory bowel disease.
An X-ray of the hip showed no acute abnormalities; however, a subsequent MRI showed a small left sacroiliac joint effusion with mild marrow edema that was concerning for infectious or inflammatory sacroiliitis
The patient had mechanic low back pain (MRI scan excluded sacroiliitis
in T2-weighted image); The HAQ (Health Assessment Questionnaire) was 2.125.
Aprikian, "Pseudomonas aeruginosa sacroiliitis
and osteomyelitis of pelvic bones after radical prostatectomy," Urology,vol.
and spondylitis with sternoclavicular hyperostosis: SAPHO or an ankylosing spondylitis variant?