MRI characteristics of the neurocentral synchondrosis

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Abstract Background and objectives. The neurocentral synchondrosis (NCS) is a cartilaginous growth plate that since the early 1900s has been implicated as a potential cause of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). Previous studies have focused only on the closure age without characterizing normal NCS development. Using MRI, the normal development of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00247-002-0771-y

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