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Intervertebral Disc Degeneration

Known as: Degeneration, Disc, Disk Degradation, Degenerations, Disc 
Degenerative changes in the INTERVERTEBRAL DISC due to aging or structural damage, especially to the vertebral end-plates.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2019
Review
2019
BACKGROUND Pedicle screw placement is a commonly performed procedure. Robot-guided screw placement is a recent technological… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Mechanical loading of the intervertebral disc (IVD) initiates cell‐mediated remodeling events that contribute to disc… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Degeneration of the intervertebral disc has been implicated in chronic low back pain. Type II collagen and proteoglycan… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The intervertebral disc is a highly organized matrix laid down by relatively few cells in a specific manner. The central… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In this study, we investigated the hypotheses that in human intervertebral disc (IVD) degeneration there is local production of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Intervertebral disc degeneration is considered to be one of the major causes of low back pain. Despite this irreversible… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
STUDY DESIGN Mechanical testing of cadaveric lumbar motion segments. OBJECTIVES To test the hypothesis that minor damage to a… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Human intervertebral discs undergo age-related degenerative changes that contribute to some of the most common causes of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Study Design Herniated cervical disc specimens were obtained from patients undergoing surgical discectomy for persistent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Using data from 16 published reports, the authors correlated macroscopic disc degeneration grades with age, sex, and spine level… Expand
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