Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament

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What is ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament?

The posterior longitudinal ligament is fibrous connective tissue that connects and stabilizes the bones of the spinal column. Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament means to become thick and less pliable.

Common symptoms reported by people with ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament

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Treatments taken by people with ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament

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Who has ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

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