Last revised by Patrick J Rock on 1 Dec 2021

Platyspondyly is a radiographic sign and refers to flattened vertebral bodies throughout the axial skeleton.

Platyspondyly can be feature of many conditions which include:

The term derives from the ancient greek word πλατύς (platos) meaning flat.

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