Key abbreviations are labeled on a lateral view of the lumbar spine. Also illustrated is arthritis of the hip, herniated discs, fractures of the vertebrae and sacrum, nucleus pulposis surrounded by obliquitous collagen fibrils, and the effects of osteoporosis on bones, including compromised posture, hump back, and scoliosis.
Poster also explains how other diseases or disorders like bone spurs could cause back pain. It shows tumors on the spinal column, ilium, sacrum and spinal cord. Purchase this popular medical poster for doctors’ offices specializing in orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and chiropractic adjustments. ©2003