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Analysis of anatomical variations of bone and vascular structures around the posterior atlantal arch using three-dimensional computed tomography angiography.
OBJECT The current study evaluates the incidence of anatomical variations of the V(3) segment of the vertebral artery (VA) and the posterior arch of the atlas (C-1). Failure to appreciate these typesExpand
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Dose-dependent epidural leakage of polymethylmethacrylate after percutaneous vertebroplasty in patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures.
OBJECT The use of polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cement by percutaneous injection in cases requiring vertebroplasty provides pain relief in the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compressionExpand
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Ventricular pressure monitoring during bilateral decompression with dural expansion.
OBJECT The management of massive brain swelling remains an unsolved problem in neurosurgery. Despite newly developed medical and pharmacological therapy, the rates of mortality and morbidity causedExpand
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The prognostic factors influencing on the therapeutic effect of percutaneous vertebroplasty in treating osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures.
OBJECTIVE This retrospective study of 215 patients with 383 symptomatic osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (VCFs) treated by percutaneous vertebroplasty (PVP), was performed to evaluate theExpand
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Hypoglossal nerve palsy after posterior screw placement on the C-1 lateral mass. Case report.
Atlantoaxial fixation in which C1-2 screw-rod fixation is performed is a relatively new method. Because reports about this technique are rather scant, little is known about its associatedExpand
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Significance of Laminar Screw Fixation in the Subaxial Cervical Spine
Study Design. We retrospectively reviewed 11 patients who underwent laminar screw fixation in the subaxial cervical spine. In 4 patients, laminar screws were inserted for posterior cervicalExpand
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Total Disc Replacement in Lumbar Degenerative Disc Diseases
  • C. K. Park
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society
  • 1 November 2015
More than 10 years have passed since lumbar total disc replacement (LTDR) was introduced for the first time to the world market for the surgical management of lumbar degenerative disc disease (DDD).Expand
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Characteristics of unicortical and bicortical lateral mass screws in the cervical spine.
STUDY DESIGN A biomechanical study evaluating the safety and efficacy of unicortical versus bicortical lateral mass screws in the cervical spine. OBJECTIVES To analyze the safety, pullout strengthExpand
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Cytotoxicity of human umbilical cord blood-derived mesenchymal stem cells against human malignant glioma cells
BackgroundMesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) represent a potential useful source for cell-based glioma therapies because these cells evidence both orthodox and unorthodox plasticity and also show tropismExpand
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Anterior lumbar interbody fusion with stand-alone interbody cage in treatment of lumbar intervertebral foraminal stenosis : comparative study of two different types of cages.
OBJECTIVE This retrospective study was performed to evaluate the clinical and radiological results of anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) using two different stand-alone cages in the treatment ofExpand
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