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Spondylolysis

Case contributed by Dr Abdel-Rahman Abdel-Halim

Presentation

Low back pain.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female
CT

Bilateral L-4 pars interarticularis defects (spondylolysis) are noted.

Minimal L4-L5 disc bulge.

Incomplete closure of S-1 posterior neural arch (spina bifida).

Small S-1 spina bifida is noted.

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Case information

rID: 31063
Published: 19th Sep 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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