thoracolumbar


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tho·ra·co·lum·bar

 (thôr′ə-kō-lŭm′bər, -bär)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar parts of the spinal column.
2. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar nerves.
Translations

tho·ra·co·lum·bar

a. toracolumbar, rel. a las vértebras torácicas y lumbares.
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Contract notice: Osteosynthesis material, the group 36 - system pedikularni screws for fixation of the thoracolumbar spine to the back deformities, degenerative changes and trauma of the material titanium.
Zimmer Biomet works closely with spine surgeons so that we can offer innovative solutions that better meet their clinical needs, and meetings such as NASS are a great opportunity to showcase the latest advances from our strong pipeline of thoracolumbar, cervical fixation and biologics surgical solutions," said Steve Healy, General Manager, Zimmer Biomet Spine.
spinal implant market is a mature sector with its largest product segments--traditional anterior cervical plating and posterior thoracolumbar pedicle screw fixation--featuring largely commoditized products and a lack of product innovation, the report states.
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For example, thoracolumbar fascia plays a role in low back pain [40], with current literature providing further supportive findings.
Blood biochemistry, thyroid function tests, and bone turnover markers (serum calcium, phosphorus, alkaline phosphatase, osteocalcin, and urine deoxypyridinoline), and 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 [25(OH)D3] levels were measured in the two groups, and the BMD levels along with the lateral thoracolumbar X-ray and anteroposterior (AP) radiographs of the pelvis, knees, and hands were compared.
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1-3) Axial forces exerted anteriorly with varying degrees of flexion/rotational forces in the thoracolumbar region produce burst fractures (Figure 1) that create kyphotic deformity, loss of vertebral height, and retropulsed fragments of bone protruding into the spinal canal frequently causing neurologic deficit.
In her physical examination, there was no limitation in range of motions of the spine, but all motions were painful to all directions, and there was prominent muscle spasm in the thoracolumbar region.