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intervertebral

[¦in·tər′vərd·ə·bəl]
(anatomy)
Being or located between the vertebrae.
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Sensory nerve fibres from lumbar intervertebral discs pass through rami communicantes: A possible pathway for discogenic low back pain.
Therefore, it was shown that the flexion of the trunk could determine the weakening of the fibrous ring if the tension is mainly localized in the posterior side of the intervertebral disk.
NASA Commentator Lori Meggs at the Marshall Space Fight Center speaks with Jojo Sayson, a co-investigator for the Intervertebral Disc Damage study, about research underway to understand the causes of back pain suffered by crew members while working in weightlessness on the International Space Station.
For example, the stem cells transplanted into degenerated intervertebral discs will face a harsh environment, which has very high pressure, low nutrition and low oxygen.
Al haber involucro discal, se oblitera el espacio intervertebral y existe angulacion de los cuerpos (Imagen 1).
sup][30] Second, a study on rabbits revealed that nicotine affects the intervertebral disks by inducing a reduction in the density of vascular buds and a decrease in the vascular lumen, as a result of decreased oxygen tension, leading to a decreased synthesis of proteoglycan and collagen, thus facilitating disk degeneration.
Anterior microdiscectomy C5-C6 was performed with removal of the intervertebral disc consisting of the nucleus pulposus and annulus fibrosus with caudal extension, placement of interbody cage and titanium plate.
Inter-vertebral disc degeneration is a com- mon phenonmenon with an increasing frequency wi- th age, upto 90% of individuals older than 60 years of age have at least one degenerated intervertebral disc.
The researchers, funded by the National Institutes of Health, developed a gel mix designed to reintroduce NP cells to the intervertebral disc (IVD) site.
Se le utiliza junto con otras tecnicas de diagnostico mas especificas y costosas como la mielografia, tomografia computarizada y resonancia magnetica cuando hay que determinar si existe compresion medular e identificar el lugar de afeccion; ya que es posible que la disminucion de los espacios articulares, intervertebrales y del foramen intervertebral no sean tan evidentes (Braund, 1996; Fingeroth, 1997).
The indications to repeated operations after removal of intervertebral disk hernia in the patients with lumbar osteochondrosis were the following:
Intervertebral disc disease is a slipped disc in the spinal cord that often leaves an animal unable to move or feel sensation in their limbs.

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