"Spondylolysis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Deficient development or degeneration of a portion of the VERTEBRA, usually in the pars interarticularis (the bone bridge between the superior and inferior facet joints of the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE) leading to SPONDYLOLISTHESIS.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Spondylolysis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Spondylolysis" by people in Profiles.
Wallace MJ, Kruse RW, Shah SA. The Spine in Patients With Osteogenesis Imperfecta. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2017 Feb; 25(2):100-109.
Karatas AF, Dede O, Atanda AA, Holmes L, Rogers K, Gabos P, Shah SA. Comparison of Direct Pars Repair Techniques of Spondylolysis in Pediatric and Adolescent Patients: Pars Compression Screw Versus Pedicle Screw-Rod-Hook. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 08; 29(7):272-80.
El Rassi G, Takemitsu M, Glutting J, Shah SA. Effect of sports modification on clinical outcome in children and adolescent athletes with symptomatic lumbar spondylolysis. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 Dec; 92(12):1070-4.
Radcliff KE, Kalantar SB, Reitman CA. Surgical management of spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in athletes: indications and return to play. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2009 Jan-Feb; 8(1):35-40.
Noggle JC, Sciubba DM, Samdani AF, Anderson DG, Betz RR, Asghar J. Minimally invasive direct repair of lumbar spondylolysis with a pedicle screw and hook construct. Neurosurg Focus. 2008; 25(2):E15.
El Rassi G, Takemitsu M, Woratanarat P, Shah SA. Lumbar spondylolysis in pediatric and adolescent soccer players. Am J Sports Med. 2005 Nov; 33(11):1688-93.