dor·​so·​lum·​bar ˌdȯr-sō-ˈləm-bər How to pronounce dorsolumbar (audio) -ˌbär How to pronounce dorsolumbar (audio)
: of or involving structures in the region occupied by the dorsal and lumbar vertebrae
dorsolumbar myelitis
a dorsolumbar laminectomy

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“Dorsolumbar.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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