Tuberculosis of bones and joints

Other Names:
Articular tuberculosis
Osseus tuberculosis
Skeletal tuberculosis

Tuberculosis of the bones and joints includes tuberculosis of the vertebral column, hip, knee, mastoid process and the digits, and can cause curvature of the spine and abscesses.

Narrower Problems:
Tuberculous osteomyelitis
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST