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Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament

Known as: Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament [Disease/Finding], Ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament NOS, Posterior Longitudinal Ligament Calcification 
A disorder characterized by benign depositions of calcium in the posterior longitudinal ligament. Signs and symptoms result from the compression of… Expand
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2016
2016
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness and safety of anterior corpectomy and fusion (ACF) with… Expand
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2015
2015
Objective Ossification of the ligamentum nuchae (OLN) is usually asymptomatic and incidentally observed in cervical lateral… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
The prevalence rates of ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) in the Korean population were reported as 3.4… Expand
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2013
2013
Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is reported to be associated with cognitive decline and dementia, in particular vascular dementia… Expand
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Adolescence is a period of intensified emotions and an increase in motivated behaviors and passions. Evidence from developmental… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Longitudinal erythronychia (LE) is a term for red streaks in the nail. We describe the range of diseases manifested by… Expand
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1996
1996
Ossification of the Posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) has been thought to be a predominantly Japanese disease with few… Expand
1985
1985
Three patients are described who became quadriplegic after a minor trauma to the spine without suffering a spinal fracture… Expand
Review
1983
Review
1983
Although ligamentum flavum ossification (LFO) often occurs in normal persons, there are no reports of its detection on lateral… Expand
Review
1978
Review
1978
Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) is a common ossifying diathesis in middle-aged and elderly patients characterized… Expand
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