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Degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine on MRI.
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PMID:  21275125     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: Degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine occurred more frequently in older and heavier patients. Gender did not affect the presence or the extent of the disease; compared to females, males showed a marginally increased tendency to have DDD at L1/2 and L5/S1.
W West; K P West; E N Younger; D Cornwall
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The West Indian medical journal     Volume:  59     ISSN:  0043-3144     ISO Abbreviation:  West Indian Med J     Publication Date:  2010 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-28     Completed Date:  2011-02-17     Revised Date:  2014-07-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417410     Medline TA:  West Indian Med J     Country:  Jamaica    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  192-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Intervertebral Disc Degeneration / diagnosis*
Lumbar Vertebrae*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Middle Aged
Retrospective Studies
Young Adult

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