Lumbar spine: annotated oblique projection

Case contributed by Dr Benoudina Samir


Normal adult lumbar spine.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
Annotated image
  1. Transverse process
  2. Pedicle
  3. Superior articular process
  4. Pars interarticularis (isthmus)
  5. Lamina
  6. Inferior articular process
  7. Spinous process.
  8. Interlaminar space
  9. Intervertebral disc
  10. Scotty dog sign


Case Discussion

Lumbar spine: annotated oblique projection.

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Case information

rID: 44313
Published: 17th Apr 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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