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Is spondylolysis very common?

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Dr. Michael Bolesta
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is estimated that 6% of the general population has spondylolysis, with or without spondylolisthesis.
Most of those have no pain or other symptoms.

In brief: Yes

It is estimated that 6% of the general population has spondylolysis, with or without spondylolisthesis.
Most of those have no pain or other symptoms.
Dr. Michael Bolesta
Dr. Michael Bolesta
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Yes

This is a common codition esp. In gymnasts.

In brief: Yes

This is a common codition esp. In gymnasts.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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