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Nerve root

Known as: nerve roots, nerves root, nerves roots 
One of the two bundles of nerve fibers (dorsal and ventral roots) emerging from the spinal cord that join to form each spinal nerve.
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Review
2006
Review
2006
  • R. Coleman
  • Clinical Cancer Research
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 8281550
The skeleton is the most common organ to be affected by metastatic cancer and the site of disease that produces the greatest… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Study Design. Experimental study of muscle changes after lumbar spinal injury. Objectives. To investigate effects of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Treatment for individuals suffering from migraines and pain due to an inflammation or impingement of a nerve range from… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY DESIGN A prospective double-blind randomized trial in 31 patients. OBJECTIVES To assess the clinical efficacy of… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Much confusion still exists concerning the pathological definitions and clinical significance of double spinal cord malformations… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Part 1 Basic aspects: peripheral - peripheral neural mechnaisms of nociception, the course and termination of primary afferent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
SummaryLumbar spinal stenosis was studied in 106 cases. Causative factors are defined. Three groups are classified according to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
  • I. Macnab
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 7853171
In 842 patients, with the clinical diagnosis of root compression due to a disc herniation, laminectomy failed to reveal any… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • F. Holdsworth
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 19698902
Over 1000 patients with traumatic paraplegia or tetraplegia and many more with fractures and dislocations of the spine without… Expand
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Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
  • H. Verbiest
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…
  • 1954
  • Corpus ID: 17289265
1. A clinical condition is described in which there are symptoms of compression of the caudal nerve roots on standing or walking… Expand
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