Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - type IIIb
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Shah V, Lumbosacral transitional vertebra - type IIIb. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 11 Jun 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-59068
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19 Mar 2018
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Undergoing CT colon for change in bowel habit.
Age: 60 years
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Both transverse processes of L5 are expanded and are fused to S1.
This is an example of a type IIIb lumbosacral transitional vertebral body (Castellvi classification).