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lumbar disc degeneration

Known as: Lumbar Disc Degenerative Disease, Lumbar Disc Degenerative Disorder 
Any degenerative disorder affecting one or more vertebral discs of the lumbar spine.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional open population based study (nested in a prospective cohort study). OBJECTIVE To explore the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
STUDY DESIGN A reliability study was conducted. OBJECTIVE.: To modify a grading system for lumbar disc degeneration and to test… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES Multiple different approaches are used to treat lumbar degenerative disc disease and spinal instability. Both anterior… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE:To study the association between overweight and lumbar disc degeneration.DESIGN:Population-based 4-y follow-up magnetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY DESIGN A longitudinal magnetic resonance imaging investigation of lumbar disc degeneration in asymptomatic individuals was… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study. OBJECTIVES To study the relation of low back pain (LBP) to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Degenerative intervertebral disc disease is common; however, the importance of genetic factors is unknown. This study… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY DESIGN A case-control study using magnetic resonance imaging findings and a polymerase chain reaction assay to investigate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
STUDY DESIGN Retrospective cohort. OBJECTIVES To investigate the effects of lifetime exposure to commonly suspected risk… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To develop a method for assessing the presence and severity of radiographic features of osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip… Expand
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