thoracolumbar


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thoracolumbar

 [thor″ah-ko-lum´bar]
pertaining to the thoracic and lumbar vertebrae.

tho·ra·co·lum·bar

(thō'ră-kō-lŭm'bar),
1. Relating to the thoracic and lumbar portions of the vertebral column.
2. Relating to the origins of the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system.

thoracolumbar

/tho·ra·co·lum·bar/ (-lum´bar) pertaining to thoracic and lumbar vertebrae.

thoracolumbar

(thôr′ə-kō-lŭm′bər, -bär)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar parts of the spinal column.
2. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar nerves.

tho·ra·co·lum·bar

(thōr'ă-kō-lŭm'bahr)
1. Relating to the thoracic and lumbar portions of the vertebral column.
2. Relating to the origins of the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system.
See also: autonomic division of nervous system

thoracolumbar

pertaining to the thoracic and lumbar vertebrae.

thoracolumbar disk
intervertebral disk between vertebrae in the thoracolumbar segment of the vertebral column.
thoracolumbar outflow
symphathetic nervous system.
thoracolumbar spinal cord lesion
associated with a nerve deficit in the hindlimbs but no abnormality in the front limbs.
thoracolumbar syndrome
spinal cord lesions between T3 and L3 cause spastic paresis to paralysis in the hindlegs and sensory loss caudal to the level of the lesion. Most commonly seen in dogs with intervertebral disk protrusions.
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Late-stage AS patients suffer from thoracolumbar kyphosis, characterized by a round spinal curvature, which requires surgical correction.
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14] Therefore, in the present study, we aimed to evaluate the thickness of the abdominal muscles on both sides in patients with mild adolescent idiopathic thoracolumbar scoliosis and to answer the following questions: Are there any differences in the absolute thickness of specific abdominal muscles?
The number of thoracolumbar vertebrae is associated with body length and carcass traits, and represents an important economical trait in livestock, because one extra vertebra expands the carcass length (CL) up to 80 mm in pig [6].
0 3 BMD Minimum- 11-28 - maximum Patient Age Scoliosis (years) description 1 13 Absent 2 16 Thoracolumbar R 3 20 Thoracolumbar R 4 16 Thoracolumbar L 5 28 Absent 6 17 Thoracolumbar R 7 18 Thoracolumbar L 8 25 Lumbar L 9 24 Thoracolumbar L 10 11 Absent 11 20 Lumbar L 12 13 Thoracolumbar R 13 25 Thoracolumbar L 14 13 Thoracic R 15 15 Lumbar R 16 16 Thoracolumbar R 17 23 Lumbar L 18 21 Lumbar R 19 13 Thoracolumbar R Descriptive mean [+ or -] SD 10 Thoracolumbar/ data 18.
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Radiographs of the spine showed increased kyphosis, generalized platyspondyly particularly at the thoracolumbar junction, and irregularity of the vertebral endplates (Figure 4).
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