Search our Spinal Case Study Library

Cervical and Bilateral Arm Pain

Presented by: R. Davis MD
The patient presents with a 2-year history of neck and bilateral arm pain, right greater than left.

Debilitating Back Pain with Neurogenic Claudication

Presented by: N. Anand MD

This 76-year-old female presented with debilitating back pain, sagittal imbalance, and neurogenic claudication.

Trans-sacral Fusion of Spondylolisthesis at L5-S1

Presented by: L. Khoo MD

The patient presents with a 1-year history of axial low back pain and primarily, right leg sciatica. He describes his pain as 50% back pain and 50% leg pain.

Back and Leg Pain in a 47-year-old

Presented by: P. Mummaneni MD

The patient is taking oral morphine and hydrocodone for pain control. However back and radicular leg pain persists.

Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease: History of Low Back Pain

Presented by: R. Fessler MD, PhD

The patient is a 62-year-old make with a three year history of low back pain that prevents normal activities. Although leg pain is minimal, it is increased with activity and decreases when lying down

Neurofibromatosis (NF-1) in a 15-Year-old

Presented by: C. Shaffrey MD

The patient is a 15-year-old boy with neurofibromatosis who fell while skateboarding and suffered temporary quadriplegia.

Cervical Myelopathy in a 74-Year-old Pediatrician

Presented by: G. Girasole MD

The patient is a 74-year-old pediatrician who upper extremity symptoms have progressed over a 6-month time period.

Atlanto-occipital Dislocation after a Crane Accident

Presented by: S. Martin RN, CEN, G. Raup CNA-BC, S. Hunter RNFA, P. Cho MD

Atlanto-occipital dislocations continue to be associated with high morbidity and mortality rates. The authors report on how early detection and good communication among disciplines can favorably impa

Flatback following Non-instrumented Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery

Presented by: F. Schwab MD

This case of a middle-aged female, who underwent non-instrumented fusion to treat scoliosis, illustrates classic flatback syndrome.

Sagittal Imbalance following Previous Surgery

Presented by: F. Schwab MD

This case illustrates the complex nature of sagittal spinal imbalance including a shift in her center sacral line secondary to multi-level degenerative lumbar discs.

Progressive Lumbar / Thoracolumbar Idiopathic Scoliosis

Presented by: K. Bridwell MD

The patient is a 13-year-old girl with progressive lumbar / thoracolumbar idiopathic scoliosis who failed bracing.

Progressive Lumbar Deformity in a 57-year-old Female

Presented by: K. Bridwell MD

The patient was referred by a spine surgeon for a definitive reconstructive procedure to treat her progressive lumbar deformity.

Leg Pain and Sagittal Imbalance

Presented by: K. Bridwell MD

The patient has subluxations at L3-L4, fixed tilt at L4-L5, and disc degeneration at all lumbar levels. Spinal stenosis is noted at many lumbar levels.

Clinical Presentation of Significant Disc Bulge

Presented by: D. Stover PT, OCS, Cert MDT
The patient is a 21-year-old male daycare teacher who presents with intermittent right greater than left back pain. His symptoms are aggravated with bending, sitting and rising from a seated position

Progressive 90-degree Scoliosis

Presented by: M. Vitale MD

This young female presents with a rapidly progressive large scoliosis and significant cardiopulmonary disease.

SHOW MAIN MENU
SHOW SUB MENU
Cancel
Delete

Get new patient cases delivered to your inbox

Sign up for our healthcare professional eNewsletter, SpineMonitor.
Sign Up!