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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A forward dislocation of one vertebra over the one beneath it producing pressure on spinal nerves.

Usage examples (31)
  • I have osteoarthritis, and spondylolisthesis, which is a displacement of the bones in my spine.
  • The results from the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial, or Sport, echo findings it reported last April involving degenerative spondylolisthesis, another common...
  • Deformities (scoliosis, spondylolisthesis and kyphosis)
  • Analogous to this is what the accoucheurs call spondylolisthesis. for more
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