Lumbar Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Aug 18, 2021
  • Author: Beth B Froese, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

These include the following:

  • Osteoid osteoma (produces positive bone scan)

  • Spinal cord or bony malignancy

Differential Diagnoses