• symptoms
  • This study aims to test the hypothesis that ventral surgery is associated with superior Short Form-36 physical component Score (SF-36 PCS) outcome at one year follow-up compared to dorsal approaches and that both ventral and dorsal surgery improve symptoms of spinal cord dysfunction measured using the modified Japanese Orthopedic Association Score (mJOA). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • [ 4 ] Do not assume that the patient's symptoms are related to osteophytosis. (medscape.com)
  • cord injury
  • There are no established guidelines for the management of patients with CSM, which represents the most common cause of spinal cord injury and dysfunction in the US and in the world. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • disease
  • According to a recent study, researchers in Japan say there is a possible link between Crohn's disease and interference to the nervous system from spinal misalignments. (awakenchiropracticboulder.com)
  • Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a recessive neurodegenerative disease, is characterized by the selective loss of spinal motor neurons. (isharonline.org)
  • This is a controlled study with two group of equal size: one group is treated by discectomy and arthrodesis and the other by discectomy and prosthesis/ The criteria for the inclusion of the patients are: clinical radiculopathy and/or myelopathy due to a cervical disk disease (disk herniation or osteophytosis), lack of effect of the medical treatment, CT scan or MRI showing a compression of roots and/or spinal cord. (clinicaltrials.gov)