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Experts claim spine surgery would have been inevitable – Defense Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff was evaluated by his primary care physician for complaints of back pain after a football game. He was referred to defendants for X-rays of the lumbar spine which defendant physician interpreted as normal. Eight months later, another set of lumbar X-rays detected a pars defect and spondylolisthesis. Plaintiff underwent physical therapy to treat the ...