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posterior ring apophyseal fracture

A posterior ring apophyseal fracture and disc herniation in a 21-year-old competitive basketball player: a case report

December 16, 2015

Objective: To describe the diagnosis and management of a competitive male basketball player with discogenic low back pain and presence of an old posterior ring apophyseal fracture (PRAF). This case will highlight the importance of early recognition and considerations regarding patient management for this differential of radiating low back pain. Clinical Features: A 21-year-old provincial

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