zygapophysial


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Related to zygapophysial: zygapophyseal

zyg·a·po·phys·i·al

, zygapophyseal (zī'gă-pō-fiz'ē-ăl, zī-gă-pof'i-se'ăl),
Relating to a zygapophysis or articular process of a vertebra (for example, zygapophysial joints).
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Low back pain and the zygapophysial (facet) joints.
The false-positive rate of uncontrolled diagnostic blocks of the lumbar zygapophysial joints.
Efficacy and validity of radiofrequency neurotomy for chronic lumbar zygapophysial joint pain.
Radiofrequency lumbar zygapophysial (facet) joint denervation: a preliminary report of a new concept.
Controlled zygapophysial joint blocks: the travesty of cost-effectiveness.
Effects of side-posture positioning and side-posture adjusting on the lumbar zygapophysial joints as evaluated by magnetic resonance imaging: a before and after study with randomization.
Zygapophysial joint blocks in chronic low back pain: a test of Revel's model as a screening test.
Clinical predictors of screening lumbar zygapophysial joint blocks.
Palpation of thoracic zygapophysial joints is therefore frequently performed during both assessment and treatment of this region.
Interaction between the porcine lumbar intervertebral disc, zygapophysial joints, and paraspinal muscles.
Zygapophysial joint blocks in chronic low back pain a test of Revel's model as a screening test.
It has been demonstrated that the zygapophysial joints can be the source of chronic low back pain.