Neuromere

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Neu´ro`mere


n.1.(Anat.) A metameric segment of the cerebro-spinal nervous system.
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Epidurals block the nerve impulses from the lower spinal segments.
The company said the Swedge Pedicle Screw Fixation System is intended to provide immobilization and stabilization of spinal segments in skeletally-mature patients as an adjunct to fusion in the treatment of acute and chronic instabilities or deformities of thoracic, lumbar, and sacral spine: degenerative spondylolisthesis, fracture, dislocation, deformities or curvatures, spinal tumor, pseudoarthrosis as well as failed previous fusion.
We did not evaluate the coccygeal vertebrae, because there is known to be abnormal vertebrae in the bulldog tail which are linked to the occurrence of abnormalities in the rest of spinal segments.
The image data were transferred to the image-processing software on the computer to reconstruct a 3D bone structure model of the involved spinal segments.
JO: Chiropractic adjustments break up adhesions--many due to calcium deposits--and increase mobility in subluxated spinal segments.
The thoracolumbar spine, which mainly refers the T -L spinal segments of human body, is located at the intersection of two physiological spinal curvatures.
The Revolution Spinal Fixation System is intended to provide immobilization and stabilization of spinal segments in skeletally mature patients as an adjunct to fusion in the treatment of acute and chronic instabilities or deformities of the thoracic, lumbar and sacral spine.
When individual spinal segments are subluxated (misaligned, causing associated nerve interference) over the course of time, a degenerative process begins to breakdown the normal integrity of these bones, as well as causing nerve pressure affecting the specific areas of the body these segments innervate.
Treating patients with a complete spinal cord injury (SCI), the condition in which no motor or sensory function is preserved in the spinal segments below the level of the injury, has generally been unsuccessful.
The 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, & 8th cervical and 1st & 2nd thoracic spinal segments were, separated from each other and embedded in paraffin.
Picasso II is intended to immobilize and stabilize spinal segments in skeletally mature patients as a supplement to fusion during the treatment of acute and chronic instabilities or deformities of the upper or lower spine, or the sacral (tailbone) region.