lumbar vertebra


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one of 5 vertebrae in the human vertebral column

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FM- foramen magnum, C7- seventh cervical vertebra, T1- first thoracic vertebra, T13- thirteenth thoracic vertebra, L1- first lumbar vertebra, L2- second lumbar vertebra, L3- third lumbar vertebra, L5- fifth lumbar vertebra, L6- sixth lumbar vertebra, S1- first sacral vertebra, S2- second sacral vertebra, S3- third sacral vertebra, S4- fourth sacral vertebra.
The tip of the needle was ultrasonographically guided and advanced into the retroperitoneal area, flanked posteriorly by the fifth lumbar vertebra and laterally by the common iliac vessels.
DICOM files from the spiral three-dimensional CT scanning of the lumbar vertebra L3 [Van Sint Jan, S.
Bone mineral density (BMD) and content of whole body, right tibia, right femur, and fourth lumbar vertebra were assessed via dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry.
Whole-body scintigraphy using TcMDP 905 MBq demonstrated osteoblastic lesions in both femurs and the third lumbar vertebra (Fig.
In this case presentation, a young man suffered bowel, bladder, and sexual dysfunction after a 25-foot fall that caused a burst fracture of the first lumbar vertebra.
The most common type of involvement is lumbar vertebra, which is followed by dorsal and cervical involvement.
Brack's injuries included a fractured right femur, a fractured sternum, a fractured lumbar vertebra and fractures to both ankles.
The LLC features a unique locking design that rigidly fastens the cage to the lumbar vertebra, and offers a variety of implant sizes to accommodate a wide range of patient anatomy and pathology.