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Diagnosis:

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Findings:

Lateral views of thoracic and lumbar spine reveal thin syndesmophytes that interconnect vertebral bodies. Frontal view of the hips demonstrates concentric bilateral joint space narrowing and subchnodral cysts and eburnation in the left hip joint.

Diff Dx:

Degenerative disease of the disks, diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (thick syndesmophytes)