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3 Possible Causes for Anterior Wedging of L1 and L2

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to quantify glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) in amniotic fluid (AF) from an MPS VII fetus compared with age-matched fetuses obtained from normal pregnancies. METHOD: Disaccharides were measured by liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry, compared to age-matched controls.[…][]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 6

    Mucopolysaccharidosis type 6 (MPS6) or Maroteaux Lamy syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by the accumulation of mucopolysaccharides in connective tissues as a result of the reduced or absent activity of the lysosomal enzyme arylsulfatase B (ASB). This is a progressive disorder that[…][]

  • Rombo Syndrome

    Dorso-lumbar spine AP/LAT view shows anterior wedge compression of D12, L1, L2, vertebral bodies with osteophytes in L1 and L2 Click here to view Figure 8: Multiple tumor[] On investigating his X-ray skull revealed multiple osteolytic changes in the mandible secondary to odontogenic cyst, anterior wedge compression of D12, L1, L2 vertebral bodies[] […] with the presence of anterior osteophyte bodies in L1 and L2 vertebra [Figure 7].[]

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