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Flatback following Non-instrumented Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery

Presented by: F. Schwab MD
This case of a middle-aged female, who underwent non-instrumented fusion to treat scoliosis, illustrates classic flatback syndrome.

Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease: History of Low Back Pain

Presented by: R. Fessler MD, PhD
The patient is a 62-year-old make with a three year history of low back pain that prevents normal activities. Although leg pain is minimal, it is increased with activity and decreases when lying down

Back and Leg Pain in a 47-year-old

Presented by: P. Mummaneni MD
The patient is taking oral morphine and hydrocodone for pain control. However back and radicular leg pain persists.

Trans-sacral Fusion of Spondylolisthesis at L5-S1

Presented by: L. Khoo MD
The patient presents with a 1-year history of axial low back pain and primarily, right leg sciatica. He describes his pain as 50% back pain and 50% leg pain.

Sacral Fracture and Dislocation

Presented by: C. Shaffrey MD
After a minor fall, the patient presents with severe sacral area pain and urinary incontinence.

Progressive Back Pain in a 26-Year-old Male

Presented by: J. Wang MD
This 26-year-old male, who previously underwent discectomy for radicular leg pain, now presents with progressive back pain.

Spontaneous Low Back Pain, Radiculopathy and Weakness in a 28-Year-old

Presented by: F. Zaman MD
Periodic flare-up of low back pain in the past was resolved with abdominal exercises, which now hurt instead of help.

Bilateral L2 Spondylolysis: Nonsurgical or Surgical Treatment?

Presented by: M. Schaefer MD
This 29-year-old former college football player presented with sharp stabbing pain in the upper lumbar spine.

Unusual Case: Low Back Pain with L1-L3 Degeneration and L1-L2 Instability

Presented by: I. Khan MD
This is an unusual case of a 30-year-old male diagnosed with SAPHO.

Competitive Equestrienne: Incapacitating Low Back Pain

Presented by: R. Fessler MD, PhD
Case about a 32-year-old female equestrienne with incapacitating low back pain unresponsive to non-surgical care.

Adolescent Disc Herniation: Conservative or surgical treatment?

Presented by: R. Knight MD, MHA
A 17-year-old male soccer player, who landed awkwardly during a game, presented with a 6-month history of increasing low back and buttock pain. Presented is the patient's history, physical exam, diag

Adult Onset Scoliosis

Presented by: A. Mehbod MD

Single Position Spinal Surgery — Prone Lateral L3-L4

Presented by: J. Godzik MD, MSc, I. Ohiorhenuan MD, PhD, J. Uribe MD, FAANS
SpineUniverse Case Study: Make your recommendation. Progressive intractable low back pain and proximal lower extremity pain.

Multi-level Cervical Fusion with Significant Risk of Pseudarthrosis

Progressive Worsening Neck Pain and Radiculopathy
Presented by: A. Apazidis MD, MBA
A 52-year-old female smoker presents with progressive worsening of her neck pain and radiculopathy that is affecting her work as a chief financial officer. She has worsening arm numbness and tingling with ...
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