The chapter begins with the discussion ofthese conditions. Intervertebral disc disease follows, with discussion of interver- tebral calcification and disc prolapse. Spinal trauma is addressed, along with inflammatory and neoplastic destructive vertebral lesions. The last section of the chapter covers salient features of tumors that occur in the spine, including osteoid osteoma, osteoblastoma, aneurysmal bone cyst, Langerhans cell histiocytosis, and osteochondroma.
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