Magnetic resonance imaging findings and their relationships in the thoracic and lumbar spine. Insights into the etiopathogenesis of spinal degeneration.

STUDY DESIGN Descriptive epidemiologic study about magnetic resonance imaging findings in the spine. OBJECTIVES To describe the prevalence of magnetic resonance imaging findings in a general population at spinal levels T6-S1, and to examine the relationships of these findings within each spinal level and between levels. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA The… CONTINUE READING