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central

1. 
a. of or relating to the central nervous system
b. of or relating to the centrum of a vertebra
2. (of a force) directed from or towards a point
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It is generally accepted that surgical treatment is necessary for central cord syndrome (CCS) with an underlying cervical stenosis.
When she regained consciousness, she could not feel her legs and has since been diagnosed with central cord syndrome, an acute spinal cord injury which has rendered her unable to walk unaided.
A reappraisal of acute traumatic central cord syndrome. J Bone and Joint Surg 1986;68:708-13.

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