spondylolisthesis

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a forward dislocation of one vertebra over the one beneath it producing pressure on spinal nerves

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The anomaly was reported as "L4 hypoplastic facet development with anterolisthesis of L4 on L5".
One had Lou Gehrig's disease and others had other spinal deformities such as anterolisthesis, retrusion, and serious scoliosis.
Initial spinal radiography interpretation called attention to a grade 1 anterolisthesis of L3 over L4 without a pars defect, as well as degenerative changes in the lower thoracic spine.
Type II: C2 fracture with displacement of the fragment anterior to the ring fracture with flexion, extension, or anterolisthesis (Figure 8).
X-rays may demonstrate instability if forward shift (anterolisthesis) is evident, or evidence of soft-tissue change or bony erosion from infection or tumour.
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