Bone scintigraphy in patients with atypical lumbar Scheuermann disease.

@article{Mandell1993BoneSI,
  title={Bone scintigraphy in patients with atypical lumbar Scheuermann disease.},
  author={Gerald A. Mandell and Rafael Morales and Howard Theodore Harcke and James Richard Bowen},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics},
  year={1993},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={622-7}
}
Fourteen patients presenting during an 8-year period with radiographic changes suggestive of atypical lumbar Scheuermann disease (ALSD) involving one or more vertebral levels and low-back pain symptoms were referred for bone scintigraphy. Eleven of these studies included single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). The bone scans were reviewed with… CONTINUE READING