Prevalence of idiopathic vertebral sclerosis, Zöetermeer, Rotterdam, 1975-1978.

In order better to define the prevalence and characteristics of idiopathic vertebral sclerosis, we evaluated the roentgenograms of 1,391 individuals greater than or equal to 35 years of age) for the presence or absence of idiopathic vertebral sclerosis. One hundred two radiographs showed evidence of idiopathic vertebral sclerosis, a prevalence rate of 5% in… CONTINUE READING