cervical nerve

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Related to cervical nerve: Transverse cervical nerve, First cervical nerve
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Noun1.cervical nerve - any of eight pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the cervical section of the spinal cord
nervus spinalis, spinal nerve - any of the 31 pairs of nerves emerging from each side of the spinal cord (each attached to the cord by two roots: ventral and dorsal)
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MISONIX) has released its latest clinical publication, 'Ultrasonic Total Uncinectomy: A Novel Technique for Complete Anterior Decompression of Cervical Nerve Roots,' authored by Peyman Pakzaban, MD, Houston, Texas.
Translaminar epidural steroid injections (TLESI) are more appropriate for patients with axial neck or lower back pain or spinal stenosis, while transforaminal epidural steroid injections (TFESI) are more appropriate for isolated lumbar or cervical nerve root irritation.
To date, only a few studies have examined the role of ultrasound imaging in the selective blocking of the cervical nerve plexus (2-4).
Given the location of the tumor in the floor of the neck, it likely originated from a cervical nerve.
36-42) Cervical nerve blocks that target the nerve along its extraspinal course using fluoroscopy may be a safer alternative.
A cervical nerve damaged during infancy hampered my physical capabilities.