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Iliolumbar ligament on CT

Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

From the case:

Iliolumbar ligament on CT - “CT demonstrates iliolumbar ligament extending from L5 transverse processes. ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Iliolumbar ligament - “The iliolumbar ligament is a strong band of connective tissue which courses from the transverse process of L5 (in over 96% of cases) to the posteri...”
  • Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - “Lumbosacral transitional vertebrae (LSTV) are a relatively common variant and can be seen ~25% (range 15-35%) of the general population 1-3. Non-re...”

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