Intervertebral disc replacement

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Lawson

Presentation

Back pain

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Female
CT

Intervertebral prosthesis evaluation

L3/4 prosthesis noted.

X-ray

6 month follow up

Subsidence of the L3/4 intervertebral disc space cage into the superior aspect of L4.

CT

Follow up CT

Plain film findings confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 25112
Published: 5th Oct 2013
Last edited: 27th May 2018
Tag: spine
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