Fourth lumbar vertebra

Known as: L4 vertebra 
The fourth lumbar vertebra counting from the top down.
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2012
2012
Lumbar spondylolysis, a well known cause of low back pain, usually affects the pars interarticularis of a lower lumbar vertebra… (More)
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2010
2010
Astronauts are exposed to both musculoskeletal disuse and heavy ion radiation in space. Disuse alters the magnitude and direction… (More)
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2009
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2009
CONTEXT Although women with anorexia nervosa (AN) have severe depletion of body fat, a paradoxical increase in bone marrow fat… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE No clear association between obesity or body fat distribution and prostate cancer has been shown. We investigated the… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Several studies have provided data on the vertebral morphology of normal spines, but there is a paucity of data on the… (More)
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2001
2001
Transplantation of olfactory ensheathing cells (OECs) into photochemically damaged rat spinal cord diminished astrocyte… (More)
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2000
2000
Dual energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) of the lumbar spine (LS) was measured in 201 singleton infants with birth weights from… (More)
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1998
1998
STUDY DESIGN A 15-year clinical follow-up of tuberculous lesions of the lumbosacral region. OBJECTIVES To verify the hypothesis… (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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1975
1975
The fourth lumbar vertebra was studied with dual photon absorptiometry in a group of young women immobilized in bed for 21 to 46… (More)
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