Ossification of the ligamentum flavum: diet and genetics.


Ossified ligamentum flavum (OLF) is being appreciated as an important cause of thoracic myeloradiculopathy. However, despite numerous epidemiological and basic science studies, the pathogenesis of OLF has not been conclusively established. Ossification and symptom development are significantly more frequent in the Japanese population, therefore supporting a… (More)


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@article{Mobbs2007OssificationOT, title={Ossification of the ligamentum flavum: diet and genetics.}, author={Ralph Jasper Mobbs and Marcel F. Dvorak}, journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia}, year={2007}, volume={14 7}, pages={703-5} }