"Sacrum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Five fused VERTEBRAE forming a triangle-shaped structure at the back of the PELVIS. It articulates superiorly with the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE, inferiorly with the COCCYX, and anteriorly with the ILIUM of the PELVIS. The sacrum strengthens and stabilizes the PELVIS.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sacrum" by people in Profiles.
Whalen AM, Mateo CM, Growdon AS, Miller AF. Sacral Myeloradiculitis: An Uncommon Complication of Genital Herpes Infection. Pediatrics. 2019 07; 144(1).
Gomelsky A, Athanasiou S, Choo MS, Cosson M, Dmochowski RR, Gomes CM, Monga A, Nager CW, Ng R, Rovner ES, Sand P, Tomoe H. Surgery for urinary incontinence in women: Report from the 6th international consultation on incontinence. Neurourol Urodyn. 2019 02; 38(2):825-837.
Morrisette DC, Cholewicki J, Logan S, Seif G, McGowan S. A randomized clinical trial comparing extensible and inextensible lumbosacral orthoses and standard care alone in the management of lower back pain. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Oct 01; 39(21):1733-42.
Cholewicki J, Lee AS, Peter Reeves N, Morrisette DC. Comparison of trunk stiffness provided by different design characteristics of lumbosacral orthoses. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2010 Feb; 25(2):110-4.
Brizendine JB, LeFaivre JF, Yost MJ, Fann SA. Reconstruction of parasacral hernia with acellular human dermis graft. Hernia. 2006 Aug; 10(4):360-3.
Zigler JE, Burd TA, Vialle EN, Sachs BL, Rashbaum RF, Ohnmeiss DD. Lumbar spine arthroplasty: early results using the ProDisc II: a prospective randomized trial of arthroplasty versus fusion. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2003 Aug; 16(4):352-61.
Boissonnault WG, Thein-Nissenbaum JM. Differential diagnosis of a sacral stress fracture. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2002 Dec; 32(12):613-21.
Nallamshetty L, Ahn NU, Ahn UM, Buchowski JM, An HS, Rose PS, Garrett ES, Erkula G, Kebaish KM, Sponseller PD. Plain radiography of the lumbosacral spine in Marfan syndrome. Spine J. 2002 Sep-Oct; 2(5):327-33.
Ahn NU, Nallamshetty L, Ahn UM, Buchowski JM, Rose PS, Garrett ES, Kebaish KM, Sponseller PD. Dural ectasia and conventional radiography in the Marfan lumbosacral spine. Skeletal Radiol. 2001 Jun; 30(6):338-45.
Carl AL, Khanuja HS, Sachs BL, Gatto CA, vomLehn J, Vosburgh K, Schenck J, Lorensen W, Rohling K, Disler D. In vitro simulation. Early results of stereotaxy for pedicle screw placement. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1997 May 15; 22(10):1160-4.