Radiographic incidence of spinal osteopathologies in captive rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).

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Degenerative spinal disease is a leading cause of chronic disability both in humans and animals. Although widely seen as a normal occurrence of aging, degenerative spinal disease can be caused by various genetic, iatrogenic, inflammatory, and congenital factors. The objective of this study was to characterize the degenerative spine-related diseases and the… (More)

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@article{HernndezGodnez2010RadiographicIO, title={Radiographic incidence of spinal osteopathologies in captive rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).}, author={Braulio Hern{\'a}ndez-God{\'i}nez and Alejandra Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez-Contreras and Gerardo Perdig{\'o}n-Casta{\~n}eda and Alfonso G{\'a}lvan-Monta{\~n}o and Guadalupe Garc{\'i}a-Montes de Oca and Carinthia Zapata-Valdez and Eduardo Tena-Betancourt}, journal={Comparative medicine}, year={2010}, volume={60 5}, pages={396-9} }