Progressive scoliosis with vertebral rotation after lumbar intervertebral disc herniation in a 10-year-old girl.

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A case report of a 10-year old girl with a herniated disc is presented. The most significant symptoms were progressive scoliosis with a flat back and paravertebral muscle spasm. An absent H reflex on the left and an increased latency of the somatosensory-evoked potentials of the left posterior tibial nerve were found. The computed tomographic scan of the… (More)

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@article{Grass1993ProgressiveSW, title={Progressive scoliosis with vertebral rotation after lumbar intervertebral disc herniation in a 10-year-old girl.}, author={Jeff Grass and Ignacio Dockendorff and Valery Soto and Paula Araya and C{\'e}sar Henr{\'i}quez}, journal={Spine}, year={1993}, volume={18 3}, pages={336-8} }