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Table 2 Incidence of intervertebral disc (IVD) injury in osteoporotic vertebral fractures (OVFs)

From: Endplate and intervertebral disc injuries in acute and single level osteoporotic vertebral fractures: is there any association with the process of bone healing?

IVD Number Percentage
Intact 67 40
Superior only 39 23
Inferior only 16 10
Both 46 27
Total 168  
  1. Percentage (%) to the total number of OVFs is indicated