Spondylolisthesis: grade II

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Lower back pain.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female

CT Lumbar spine (selected images)

L5/S1 grade II spondylolisthesis with microfractures and degenerative changes in the pars interarticularis.

Annotated image

How spondylolisthesis is graded: this case is a grade II.

Case Discussion

Grading spondylolisthesis

  • grade I: 0-25%
  • grade II: 25-50% 
  • grade III: 50-75% 
  • grade IV: 75-100%  
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Case information

rID: 20117
Published: 4th Nov 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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