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Possible Causes For Baastrup syndrome - Causes

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Baastrup syndrome
Synonyms
Baastrup, Baastrup's syndrome, Kissing spine, Kissing spine (disorder), Kissing spine syndrome, kissing spines, Localised idiop skel hyperost, Localised idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, Localized idiop skel hyperost, Localized idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, Osteoarthrosis interspinalis, Overriding of dorsal spinous processes
Definition

a condition in which the spinous processes of adjacent vertebrae are in contact; called also Baastrup disease or syndrome. Kissing spines.

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