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Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis (grade I)

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


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Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Bilateral clefts in the interarticular portions of the 3rd lumbar vertebra with associated mild spondylolisthesis (grade 1). Disc space narrowing and erosive osteochondritis L3/4. Anterior submarginal spondylophytosis at L4.

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Case information

rID: 18667
Published: 17th Jul 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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