Tethered Cord Syndrome

Known as: Spinal Cord Syndrome, Occult Spinal Dysraphism Sequence, Spinal Dysraphisms, Occult 
A progressive neurological disorder characterized by the limitation of movement of the spinal cord within the spine. It is caused by the presence of… (More)
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2011
2011
OBJECT The treatment of tethered cord syndromes in adults is discussed regarding the natural history and surgical indications… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE/BACKGROUND The standard treatment for tethered cord syndrome (operative vs nonoperative management) that presents in… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Tethered cord syndrome is a clinical phenomenon resulting from anatomic restriction of the normal movement of the spinal cord or… (More)
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2005
2005
AIM Tethered cord syndrome (TCS) is a stretch-induced disorder of the spinal cord. Tethering is due to an inelastic structure… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND The tethered cord syndrome (TCS) is usually diagnosed in childhood and its symptomatic onset in adult life is not… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
The intent of this article is to propose the existence of the tethered cord syndrome in patients whose conus is in a normal… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Thirty-nine patients with split cord malformations (SCM) were studied in detail with respect to their clinical, radiographic, and… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Patients with tethered cord syndrome (TCS) rarely have symptomatic onset in adulthood. Twenty-three adult patients with TCS were… (More)
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Review
1981
Review
1981
Tethered cord syndrome, manifested by motor and sensory dysfunction and incontinence, is caused by excessive tension in the… (More)
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1981
1981
The tethered cord syndrome is a clinical entity manifested by progressive motor and sensory changes in the legs, incontinence… (More)
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