The relationship between facet joint osteoarthritis and Modic changes of the lumbar spine: a retrospective magnetic resonance imaging study


Alpayci M., Bulut M. D. , Yazmalar L., Yavuz A., Toprak M., Koparan I. H. , ...More

TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.62, no.4, pp.308-313, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to assess the facet joint osteoarthritis in patients with lumbar Modic changes and to investigate the relationship between the Modic types and severity of the facet joint degeneration.