Vacuum facet phenomenon: A computed tomographic sign of degenerative spondylolisthesis

D. M. Lefkowitz, R. M. Quencer

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Abstract

A vacuum facet phenomenon, seen on computed tomography as a lens-shaped lucency within a lumbar facet joint, was observed as a consequence of degenerative spondylolisthesis. The significance of this finding is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalRadiology
Volume144
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1982

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  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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