Spondylolysis of the Cervical Spine

  • D. Grob
  • F. Magerl


The occurrence of cervical spondylolysis is extremely rare especially in comparison to its frequency in the lumbar spine. We found only 44 previously reported cases. In our clinic, we have seen 4 cases between 1970 and 1984.


Lumbar Spine Cervical Spine Neck Pain Whiplash Injury Lower Cervical Spine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Grob
    • 1
  • F. Magerl
    • 1
  1. 1.St. GallenSwitzerland

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