Double cortical line in the acetabular roof of paraplegic patients.

Abstract

The pelvic radiographs of 60 patients with paraplegia or quadriplegia were reviewed and double cortical line in the acetabular roofs on both sides was found in 35 patients. It was concluded that the double cortical line was a radiologic sign of disuse osteoporosis after spinal cord injury. It was noticed that the acetabular double cortical line in… (More)

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@article{Dai1995DoubleCL, title={Double cortical line in the acetabular roof of paraplegic patients.}, author={L. Dai and Chengxiang Hou}, journal={Chinese medical journal}, year={1995}, volume={108 1}, pages={63-5} }