What is another word for spondylolisthesis?

Pronunciation: [spˈɒndɪlˌɒlɪsθəsˌɪs] (IPA)

Spondylolisthesis is a condition that occurs when a vertebra slips out of line with the rest of the spine, causing back pain and discomfort. There are several synonyms for spondylolisthesis that can help describe the condition, including vertebral displacement, spinal subluxation, and spinal instability. Other related terms include spinal stenosis, which refers to the narrowing of the spinal column, and spinal compression, which refers to the compression of nerves within the spinal column. These synonyms can be useful for patients and healthcare professionals alike to better understand and treat this common spinal condition.

Synonyms for Spondylolisthesis:

What are the hypernyms for Spondylolisthesis?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    skeletal disorder, back condition, back disorder, spinal condition, spinal disorder, vertebral condition, vertebral disorder.

What are the hyponyms for Spondylolisthesis?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for spondylolisthesis (as nouns)

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