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Atlanto-odontoid pyogenic arthritis revealing a Jugular Vein Thrombosis
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  • Maroua SLOUMA,
  • Abir Dghaies,
  • Rim Dhahri,
  • Sirine Bouzid,
  • Riadh Battikh,
  • Imen Gharsallah,
  • Leila Metoui,
  • Bassem Louzir
Maroua SLOUMA
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Abir Dghaies
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Rim Dhahri
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Sirine Bouzid
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Riadh Battikh
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Imen Gharsallah
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Leila Metoui
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Bassem Louzir
Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis
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Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

14 May 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
23 May 2020Assigned to Editor
23 May 2020Submission Checks Completed
05 Jun 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned

Abstract

We report here the case of a 51-year-old man presented with inflammatory neck pain and fever. Inflammatory biomarkers were increased. The magnetic resonance imaging showed synovitis of atlanto-odontoid joint, anterior epidural collection, and cerebral vein thrombosis affecting sigmoid sinus and internal jugular venous.