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Internal Morphology of the Odontoid Process: Anatomical and Imaging Study with Application to C2 Fractures.

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Summary of "Internal Morphology of the Odontoid Process: Anatomical and Imaging Study with Application to C2 Fractures."

Fracture of the odontoid process is a critical injury to diagnose and often treat. Therefore, a comprehensive understanding of this part of the C2 vertebra is important.

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Name: World neurosurgery
ISSN: 1878-8769
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