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Table 3 Summary of incidences of neural axis abnormalities in presumed IIS and JIS by sample size and age at first visit

From: The prevalence of intraspinal anomalies in infantile and juvenile patients with “presumed idiopathic” scoliosis: a MRI-based analysis of 504 patients

Study Sample size Age (yrs.) Incidence (%)
Nakahara et al. [1] 53 ≤11 13.2
Dobbs MB et al. [2] 46 ≤3 21.7
Evans SC et al. [3] 31 4–12 26.0
Gupta et al. [4] 46 ≤10 20.3
Inoue et al. [5] 73 <11 26.0
Koç T et al. [6] 72 ≤7 11.1
Lewonowski et al. [7] 56 ≤11 19.2
Pahys et al. [8] 54 <3 13.0
Current study 504 ≤10 18.7