Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion in Multilevel Lytic Listhesis – A Rare Case Report

Volume 2 | Issue 2 | October 2021-March 2022 | page: 102-104 | Tarak N. Patel, Sandeep A. Purane

DOI: 10.13107/bbj.2022.v02i02.030

Authors: Tarak N. Patel [1], Sandeep A. Purane [1]

[1] Department of Spine Surgery, Indospine Hospital, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Address of Correspondence
Dr. Tarak N. Patel,
Consultant Spine Sergeon, Indospine Hospital, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad Gujarat, India.


Spondylolisthesis is a spinal condition that affects the lower vertebrae (spinal bones). This disease causes one of the lower vertebrae to slip forward onto the bone directly beneath it. It is a painful condition but treatable in most cases. We have described an unusual case of multilevel lytic spondylolisthesis in a patient presenting with back pain and neurogenic claudication. The patient underwent an uneventful post-operative recovery. At a recent follow-up, 3 months after the surgery, the symptoms of the patient were significantly improved. The patient was ambulating without aid and did not complain of any leg symptoms.
Keywords: Spondylolisthesis, Vertebrae, Lytic spondylolisthesis, Spinal, Neurogenic, Claudication



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How to Cite this Article: Patel TN, Purane SA Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody | Fusion in Multilevel Lytic Listhesis – A Rare Case Report | Back Bone: The Spine Journal | October 2021-March 2022; 2(2): 102-104.

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