TITLE

sacrolisthesis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1934
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sacrolisthesis" is presented. It refers to a deformity in which the sacrum is anterior to the last lumbar vertebra.
ACCESSION #
21244641

 

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