lumbar nerve


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Noun1.lumbar nerve - any of five pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the lumbar section of the spinal cordlumbar nerve - any of five pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the lumbar section of the spinal cord
nervus spinalis, spinal nerve - any of the 31 pairs of nerves emerging from each side of the spinal cord (each attached to the cord by two roots: ventral and dorsal)
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MR image-based grading of lumbar nerve root compromise due to disk herniation: reliability study with surgical correlation.
Lumbar pain can also occur due to lumbar nerve root compression, an infrequent event.
The sensitivity of the seated straight-leg raise test compared with the supine straight-leg raise test in patients presenting with magnetic resonance imaging evidence of lumbar nerve root compression.
Some of them include herpes zoster, infection, lumbar nerve root tumor, spinal instability, excessive hypertrophy of the facet joint, ankylosing spondylitis, sacroiliitis, sciatic neuritis, piriformis syndrome, intrapelvic mass (hypertrophic ossification), intraspinal ganglion cyst, endometriosis, adenomyosis, coxarthrosis, et cetera.