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 ?
(37) Kurd and associates retrospectively showed a return to pre-activity level in all but 3 of 436 patients with symptomatic isthmic spondylolysis after conservative treatment with 3-month activity cessation and organized physical therapy program.
Histomorphic analysis of the development of the pars interarticularis and its association with isthmic spondylolysis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976).
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.