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Histological analysis of surgical lumbar intervertebral disc tissue provides evidence for an association between disc degeneration and increased body mass index

Christoph Weiler*, Mercedes Lopez-Ramos, H Michael Mayer, Andreas Korge, Christoph J Siepe, Karin Wuertz, Veronique Weiler, Norbert Boos and Andreas G Nerlich

BMC Research Notes 2011, 4:497  doi:10.1186/1756-0500-4-497

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