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Stability and Instability of the Spine

  • Roberto Izzo
  • Gianluigi Guarnieri
  • Mario Muto
Chapter
Part of the New Procedures in Spinal Interventional Neuroradiology book series (NPSIN)

Abstract

The spine is a complex structure formed by motion segments (MSs) which, by working together, create a mobile, elastic and resistant ensemble, able to support the head and trunk and protect the spinal cord, the nerve roots and the vertebral arteries.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Neuroradiology DepartmentAntonio Cardarelli HospitalNaplesItaly

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