degenerative spondylolisthesis

Spondylolisthesis Degenerative

Definition

Spondylolithesis L4/5

Spondylolithesis caused by

- facet joint degeneration

- no pars or dysplastic pathology

- disc space usually preserved

 

Most common at L4/5 level

 

Epidemiology

 

More common in elderly females

- F: M = 5:1

 

Diabetics

 

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