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Can I be paralyzed from discitis if I ignore it?

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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine
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In brief: Discitis

Discitis can be the result of a bacterial infection.
If it is not treated, it can lead to progressive spinal cord damage, which might include paralysis. It is very important to be sure of the diagnosis and cause of "discitis.".

In brief: Discitis

Discitis can be the result of a bacterial infection.
If it is not treated, it can lead to progressive spinal cord damage, which might include paralysis. It is very important to be sure of the diagnosis and cause of "discitis.".
Dr. Colin Kerr
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