Fifth lumbar vertebra

Known as: L5 VERTEBRA, l5 
The fifth lumbar vertebra counting from the top down.
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2014
2014
STUDY DESIGN A retrospective study of 25 consecutive cases undergoing L5 corpectomy and reconstruction. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND… (More)
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2008
2008
We have analysed a number of radiological measurements in an attempt to clarify the predisposing factors for degenerative… (More)
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2005
2005
Isolated fractures of the lumbar fifth vertebrae (L5) are very rare, and there is little information in the literature regarding… (More)
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2001
2001
As an essential organ of both weight bearing and locomotion, the spine is subject to the conflict of providing maximal stability… (More)
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1993
Review
1993
Eleven patients with burst fractures of the fifth lumbar vertebra were reviewed. The results of nonoperative treatment were… (More)
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1992
1992
Burst fracture of the fifth lumbar vertebra is a rare injury. We report the cases of seven patients who were treated… (More)
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1989
1989
Two distinct osteoid osteomas occurred near each other in the same lumbar vertebra of an 18-year-old man. The tumors exhibited… (More)
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1987
1987
Burst fractures of the fifth lumbar vertebra are extremely rare. Three cases of this fracture are reported and the treatment… (More)
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1985
1985
Fracture of the transverse process of the fifth lumbar vertebra is caused by traction through the iliolumbar ligament by the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
One hundred and thirty-three curves in 102 patients who were followed for an average of 40.5 years were evaluated to quantitate… (More)
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