Showing posts with label Why are baby boomers at risk for hepatitis C?. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Why are baby boomers at risk for hepatitis C?. Show all posts

Retrolisthesis: symptoms, treatment and more

Retrolisthesis: symptoms, treatment and more
What is retrolistesis? Retrolisthesis, or the backward sliding of a vertebra, is an uncommon joint dysfunction. A vertebra is a small bony disc that produces the vertebrae, a series of small bones that make up the spine. Each vertebra is separated by a cushion of intervertebral discs, which are made of cartilage. Retrolistesis occurs when a single vertebra slides and retracts along the intervertebral disc below or above it. It is not the same as a dislocation. If the vertebra slips forward, … ...Read more