Coccygeal vertebra

Known as: Subdivision of superior segment of coccyx, Coccygeal segment, Caudal vertebra 
Four vertebral segments positioned at the base of the spine that are fused.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Sustained mechanical loading alters longitudinal growth of bones, and this growth sensitivity to load has been implicated in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Vertebroplasty, which is the percutaneous injection of bone cement into vertebral bodies has recently been used to treat painful… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Recent clinical trials have reported favorable early results for transpedicular vertebral cement reinforcement of osteoporotic… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Spondylolysis is the term used for a defect in the pars interarticularis of the vertebra. The term is from the Greek roots… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
STUDY DESIGN An analysis of the histologic changes in intervertebral discs after percutaneous reinsertion of the nucleus pulposus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The possible effects of radiofrequency (RF) radiation on prenatal development has been investigated in mice. This study consisted… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We recently developed an experimental model whereby a single 10-min episode of mechanical stimulation induces bone formation in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
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  • 1995
We used frame-by-frame analysis of high-speed videotapes to quantify midline kinematics during steady swimming in largemouth bass… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have recently developed an experimental model in which pins, inserted into the 7th and 9th caudal vertebrae of 13-wk-old rats… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have developed an experimental model in which pins, inserted into the seventh and ninth caudal vertebrae of 13-week-old rats… (More)
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