Alexander Rodríguez Guerrero

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INTRODUCTION Ossification of the ligamentum flavum (OLF) of the spine is associated with serious neurologic compromise, but the pathomechanism of this process remains unclear. The objective of this study was to investigate the pathomechanism of the ossification process, including the roles of various transcriptional factors in the ossification of human(More)
There are many histological examinations of syringohydromyelia in the literature. However, there has been very little experimental work on blood permeability in the spinal cord vessels and ultrastructural changes. We prepared an animal model of spinal adhesive arachnoiditis by injecting kaolin into the subarachnoid space at the eighth thoracic vertebra of(More)
Cervical myelopathy is caused by chronic segmental compression of the spinal cord because of degenerative changes of the spine. However, the exact mechanisms of chronic cervical cord compression are not fully understood. The purpose of this study was to validate a new animal model of chronic cervical cord compression capable of reproducing the clinical(More)
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