The basic pathology in paraplegia of late onset in Tuberculosis of the spine is all the following except
|B||Sequestra from vertebral body|
|D||Stenosis of the vertebral canal|
a. The basic pathology in paraplegia of late on set and in paraplegia assoc with healed disease is mechanical like tubercular debris, sequestera from vertebral body, stenosis of the vertebral canal, localized internal gibbus or severe kyphotic deformity.
b. Surgical removal is mandatory and the prognosis is less favorable. Inflammatory edema is a cause of early onset paraplegia.