spondylolysis

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Related to Isthmic spondylolysis: Lumbar spondylolysis

spondylolysis

(ˌspɒndɪˈlɒlɪsɪs)
n
(Pathology) the destruction of the vertebra
Translations

spon·dy·lol·y·sis

n. espondilólisis, disolución o destrucción de una vértebra.

spondylolysis

n espondilolisis f
References in periodicals archive ?
Isthmic spondylolysis, which refers to a stress fracture of the pars interarticularis, is the most common of the five types to present symptomatically, having a reported incidence of 3% to 6% in the general population.