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Structure of foramen magnum

Known as: magnum foramen, Foramen Magnum, Foramen Magnums 
A large orifice in the occipital bone through which the spinal cord enters the cranial cavity.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Understanding changes in ontogenetic development is central to the study of human evolution. With the exception of Neanderthals… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • A. Goel
  • Journal of neurosurgery. Spine
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 45609853
OBJECT The author discusses the successful preliminary experience of treating selected cases of basilar invagination by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Chiari malformations are regarded as a pathological continuum of hindbrain maldevelopments characterized by downward… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The mechanisms previously proposed for the progression of syringomyelia associated with Chiari I malformation of the cerebellar… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
SummaryBrain tissue movements were studied in axial, sagittal and coronal planes in 15 healthy volunteers, using a gated spin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Clinical findings and magnetic resonance (MR) images in 68 patients with Chiari I malformations were retrospectively analyzed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
With echo-planar magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, the authors measured the intrinsic pulsatile motion of brain parenchyma. Phase… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The form and distribution of MRI abnormalities in 114 patients with clinically definite multiple sclerosis (MS) have been… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
It has been noted that a low degree of ectopia of the cerebellar tonsils on MR is of questionable significance. We measured the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Spinal fusion for deformity of the cervical spine was done in thirty-three patients with rheumatoid arthritis. The average follow… Expand
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