Severe spondylolisthesis and scoliosis in association with Marfan's syndrome. Case report and review of the literature.

  • Lee J Taylor
  • Published 1987 in Clinical orthopaedics and related research
Scoliosis in Marfan's syndrome may be painful, but severe spondylolisthesis with a cauda equina tension syndrome as the cause of pain has only recently been recognized. Scoliosis may be associated with spondylolisthesis. The scoliosis may be sciatic or structural. These may be true structural curves or secondary to the asymmetric slip of the… CONTINUE READING