Animals in the ovariectomized group (Group B) had significantly lower densities of the right femur (P < 0.01), eighth thoracic rib (P < 0.01), eighth thoracic vertebra (P < 0.01), and fourth lumbar vertebra
(P < 0.01), compared with the sham-operated control group (Group A).
Key words: FEM, pedicle screw, lumbar vertebra
, screw-bone interface
He was taken to a hospital in Alanya where doctors reported a fracture of the third disk of his lumbar vertebra
, a micro-fracture of his neck and a facial trauma.
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.
I had fractured a lumbar vertebra
. At the hospital the radiologist told me that:
Figure 2A demonstrates the superior aspect of a vertebra, and Figure 2B shows the posterior aspect of a lumbar vertebra
. Note that when the posterior aspect of the lamina, which is located between the superior and inferior articular processes, appears in the lumbar vertebra
it is called the pars interarticularis.
1.721 g/[cm.sup.2]), third lumbar vertebra
Adolescents also frequently develop pars stress fracture, an acute fracture of a vertebra, usually the 4th or 5th lumbar vertebra
. Start with the history when evaluating low back pain, Dr.
COVENTRY skipper Billy Hamill's compressed fracture of his lower lumbar vertebra
was probably not sustained in last Friday's American National Championship round at Auburn.
These lesions were accompanied by bony destruction and sequestration of the fourth lumbar vertebra
. Purulent fluid was drained from the left abscess, from which oxacillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus was isolated.