Figure 4. Postoperative anteroposterior and lateral views showed a satisfactory position of instrumentation.

Figure 5. The flexion-extension views of 1-year follow-up showed good stability and excellent fusion.

4. Conclusion

We reported a case of three-level lumbar spondylolysis at L3-5 and single-level spondylolisthesis at L4, which is very rare. The result was favorable and proved the efficacy of combining PLF and PLIF technique for treatment for three-level lumbar spondylolysis and single-level spondylolisthesis.


Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province (BK20130274) was received to support this work.

Cite this paper
Zhang, Y. , Liu, Y. , Chen, J. , Li, X. , Wang, H. , Wang, G. , Yang, H. and Jiang, W. (2019) Combining Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion and Posterior Lumber Interbody Fusion Surgery for Treating Three-Level Lumber Spondylolysis and Single-Level Spondylolisthesis: Case Report. Journal of Biosciences and Medicines, 7, 77-83. doi: 10.4236/jbm.2019.78006.

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