A morphometric study of the lumbar foramen

  title={A morphometric study of the lumbar foramen},
  author={M. A. Mayoux-Benhamou and Michel Revel and Cynthia Aaron and G. Chomette and B. El Hadi Amor},
  journal={Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy},
The authors undertook a morphometric study of the intervertebral foramina in anatomic specimens of spines unaffected by degenerative lesions. They studied the variations in shape and size of 38 intervertebral foramina during flexion-extension movements and following an isolated disc collapse. The cast technique takes into account the bony prominences, the… CONTINUE READING