Outcomes of Surgical Treatment of Patients With Spinal Metastasis in AUH

2019-10-07 08:56:56 | BioPortfolio


To analyze the outcomes of surgical treatment of patients with spinal metastases in spine unit in AUH regarding the pain control, neurological status and ambulatory status as well as survival rate .

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Spinal Metastases


spinal decompression


Not yet recruiting


Assiut University

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-10-07T08:56:56-0400

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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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