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The Composition and Structure of Peripheral Nerves

  • Viktor Matejčík
  • Zora Haviarová
  • Roman Kuruc
  • Andrej Šteňo
  • Juraj Šteňo
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Abstract

This chapter provides the normal spinal cord anatomy along with the description of the origins and structure of the normal spinal nerves and their surroundings. Some peculiarities of the transitional zone between CNS and PNS are also given.

Keywords

Spinal cord Spinal nerve Transitional zone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Viktor Matejčík
    • 1
  • Zora Haviarová
    • 2
  • Roman Kuruc
    • 3
  • Andrej Šteňo
    • 1
  • Juraj Šteňo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryComenius UniversityBratislavaSlovakia
  2. 2.Institute of AnatomyComenius UniversityBratislavaSlovakia
  3. 3.The Health Surveillance AuthorityBratislavaSlovakia

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