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a.1.(Anat.) Surrounding the vertebræ.
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Perivertebral Soft Tissue in a Case of Tuberculous Spondylitis Causing Cord Compression and Signal Change
Both MRI and CT showed a right jugular vein thrombosis and cellulitis and abscess in the carotid and perivertebral spaces.
Although 58% (14/24) of non-SCIWORA cases had MDCT-detectable perivertebral hemorrhage, none of the SCIWORA subjects had hemorrhages detectable in postmortem MDCT images (Figure 2).
After 4 months of persistent symptoms, a MRI of the spine was done, which showed instability of the spine due to total lytic bone destruction of T11 and T12 vertebral bodies, focal lytic lesions at bodies T5-T10 bodies, perivertebral abscesses, and also a psoas abscess.
b) Cuerpo vertebral de L2, aire distribuido en canal medular y en tejido blando perivertebral.
Spaces of the suprahyoid head and neck * Visceral (pharyngomucosal space) * Retropharyngeal * Prevertebral (perivertebral space) * Parapharyngeal (prestyloid parapharyngeal) * Carotid sheath (carotid, post styloid parapharyngeal) * Masticator * Buccal * Parotid * Sublingual * Submandibular Table 2.