A 56-year-old member asked:
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what are the tests for spinal abscess?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
X-ray and MRI: Mri is the gold staderd to diagnose spinal abcess.
Answered on Jul 5, 2012
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