Anatomical and computed tomographic analysis of C1 vertebra.

  title={Anatomical and computed tomographic analysis of C1 vertebra.},
  author={Sait Naderi and Handan Çakmakçi and Feridun Acar and C. G. Van Arman and Tansu Mertol and Mehmet Nuri Arda},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  volume={105 4},
Craniovertebral junction surgery requires knowledge regarding the anatomy of this region, particularly the C1 vertebra. Both C1 laminectomy and C1-2 instrumentation necessitate preoperative information about bony landmarks and the vertebral artery. This study compares the results obtained from anatomic and computed tomographic measurements of C1 bony… CONTINUE READING