cervical

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cer·vi·cal

 (sûr′vĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the uterine cervix.
2. Of or relating to the neck.

cervical

(ˈsɜːvɪkəl; səˈvaɪ-)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the neck or cervix
[C17: from New Latin cervīcālis, from Latin cervīx neck]

cer•vi•cal

(ˈsɜr vɪ kəl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the cervix or neck.
[1675–85]

cer·vi·cal

(sûr′vĭ-kəl)
1. Relating to the cervix of the uterus.
2. Located at or near the part of the spine that forms the neck: cervical vertebrae; a cervical disk.

cervical

Relating to a neck or cervix.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cervical - of or relating to the cervix of the uterus; "cervical cancer"
2.cervical - relating to or associated with the neck
Translations
krční
kohdunkaula-kohdunkaulan

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkəl]
A. ADJcervical
B. CPD cervical cancer Ncáncer m cervical or del cuello del útero
cervical smear Nfrotis m cervical, citología f

cervical

[ˈsɜːrvɪkəl sərˈvaɪkəl] adj [mucus] → vaginal(e) cervical cancer, cervical screeningcervical cancer ncancer m du col de l'utéruscervical screening ndépistage m du cancer du col de l'utéruscervical smear nfrottis m vaginal

cervical

adjzervikal (spec)

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkl] adj (Anat) cervical cancercancro al collo dell'utero or alla cervice uterina

cervical

adj (obst, ortho) cervical
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Conclusion: Lateral mass screws technique is a safe and effective method for cervical fixation after proper reduction.
At this stage, with the consent of the family, she underwent en bloc resection of the tumour through an anterior approach and then anterior cervical fixation was performed (Figure-2)
5 mm,Fenestrated Screws for Compromised Bones Cannulated ScrewsImplants for Posterior Cervical Fixation Multi axial lateral mass screws ,buttress threaded set screws.
1,2) Initial attempts at posterior cervical fixation by spinous process wiring was done by Harda in 1891.
This latest addition to our degenerative portfolio is an important extension of our Pyrenees family, as it provides yet another option for surgeons addressing cervical fixation of the spine.
The development of cervical fixation systems appears to have lowered the incidence of complications in recent years.
Cervical fixation at the occiput-to-C2 level is frequently needed in these patients and in fact profilactic occipito-cevical fusion has been strongly advocated for patients with Morquio syndrome independent of neurological symptoms [1, 5].
The Tether[TM] Anterior Cervical Fixation System eliminates the need for a secondary locking screw by employing a patented "snip-fit" ring that ensures the screw is retained within the plate hole.
The European market for spinal implants includes traditional thoracolumbar (TL) fixation, cervical fixation, interbody fusion, dynamic stabilization, artificial discs and vertebral compression fractures (VCF).