Complete myelography with metrizamide.

@article{Fox1981CompleteMW,
  title={Complete myelography with metrizamide.},
  author={Allan J. Fox and F V Vi{\~n}uela and Gerard M Debrun},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1981},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={79-84}
}
Thorough myelography of the entire spinal cord including the foramen magnum region can be accomplished consistently and promptly after metrizamide injection via lumbar or lateral cervical puncture. When lumbar puncture is used the patient's torso is oblique, but the neck is prone and straight and the table is tilted 20 degrees head-down to allow direct cervical filling with contrast material. Each region is filmed in several projections, the patient being turned gently from the prone cervical… CONTINUE READING

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