Lumbosacral Spine

  • René Louis


The lumbosacral region is bounded above by the spinous process of T12 and the twelfth rib, and below by the posterior iliac crest, the upper margin of the gluteal muscles, and the coccyx. Described below are the different layers penetrated to gain access to the posterior lumbosacral region.


Rectus Sheath Lumbosacral Spine Vertebral Canal Spinal Nerve Root Lumbosacral Region 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • René Louis
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  1. 1.Vertebral Surgery Service Hôpital Hôtel-DieuMarseille Cedex 1France

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