Bertolotti syndrome

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Low back chronic pain

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

CT shows a neo-articulation between a left mega apophisis tranverse and the sacral bone

Case Discussion

Bertolotti syndrome is a condition of the spine characterized by the occurrence of a congenital lumbar transverse mega-apophysis articulating with the sacrum - ileum

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Case information

rID: 24864
Published: 17th Sep 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: spine
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