What is the role of lab testing in the workup of lumbar spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis?

Updated: Jul 08, 2020
  • Author: Beth B Froese, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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  • Laboratory studies do not help in diagnosing spondylolytic spondylolisthesis. Workup is radiographic in nature.


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