TITLE

Degenerative Spondylolisthesis And Leg Pain

AUTHOR(S)
Yochum, Terry R.; Yochum, Alicia M.
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
American Chiropractor;Jun2013, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on degenerative spondylolisthesis as a condition that can affect a degenerated vertebral segment positioned within a lordotic curve. It is described as a forward displacement of vertebral body secondary to extensive superior and inferior arthrosis often associated with degenerative disc disease. It suggests that patients with degenerative spondylotlisthesis with ongoing leg who do not respond to conservative treatment be evaluated to rule out a degenerative synovial cyst.
ACCESSION #
88086350

 

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