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Innovations in spinal surgery.

06:00 EST 26th January 2011 | BioPortfolio

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Praxis für Wirbelsäulenerkrankungen und Wirbelsäulenchirurgie, Hohlstr. 192, CH-8004, Zürich, Schweiz, info@spine-in-balance.ch.

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Name: Der Orthopade
ISSN: 1433-0431
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The 31 paired peripheral nerves formed by the union of the dorsal and ventral spinal roots from each spinal cord segment. The spinal nerve plexuses and the spinal roots are also included.

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Pathologic conditions which feature SPINAL CORD damage or dysfunction, including disorders involving the meninges and perimeningeal spaces surrounding the spinal cord. Traumatic injuries, vascular diseases, infections, and inflammatory/autoimmune processes may affect the spinal cord.

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