Femoral neuropathy secondary to ossification of the ligamentum flavum.

@article{Debiais2000FemoralNS,
  title={Femoral neuropathy secondary to ossification of the ligamentum flavum.},
  author={Françoise Debiais and B{\'e}no{\^i}t Bataille and P Debiais and I Azais and Daniel Bontoux and Michel Alcalay},
  journal={The Journal of rheumatology},
  year={2000},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={1313-4}
}
Radiculopathy resulting from ossification of the ligamentum flavum (OLF) is extremely rare and concerns only intercostal neuralgias. We describe a 37-year-old Caucasian woman with a lumbar radiculopathy revealing an OLF. Her symptoms were completely and definitively relieved by surgery.