Anterolisthesis

The term anterolisthesis refers to anterior displacement (forward slip) of a vertebral body relative to the one below.

Its severity can be graded by the Meyerding classification and its aetiology classified according to the Wiltse type.

Spinal trauma
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rID: 20118
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Anterolistheses
  • Anterospondylolisthesis
  • Forward slip

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