Anomalous lumbosacral articulations and low-back pain. Evaluation and treatment.

@article{Jnsson1989AnomalousLA,
  title={Anomalous lumbosacral articulations and low-back pain. Evaluation and treatment.},
  author={Bo A. G. J{\"o}nsson and Bj{\"o}rn H Str{\"o}mqvist and Niels Egund},
  journal={Spine},
  year={1989},
  volume={14 8},
  pages={831-4}
}
Eleven patients ranging from 13 to 76 years in age with low-back pain and asymmetric sacro-transverse joints were studied. Preoperatively, scintimetry was performed in eight of the patients, in all cases with normal results. Ten of the 11 patients had their sacrotransverse joint anesthesized in fluoroscopy. Nine of these experienced pain reduction or alleviation. Resection of the transverse process was performed in all cases. At follow-up, at 6 to 42 months postoperatively, seven patients… CONTINUE READING

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