Acute Cervical Myelopathy C5–C6

  • M. Jesel
  • Ph. Vautravers
  • Ph. Wasser


Centro-medullary ischemic lesions at the level C5–C6 in the area of the sulco-commissurial artery are the most frequent. They are due to an impairment in the vertebro-medullary arterial circulation at the radiculomedullary or anterior spinal level.


Disc Hernia Sensory Deficit Shoulder Girdle Motor Latency Motor Unit Action Potential 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Jesel
    • 1
  • Ph. Vautravers
    • 1
  • Ph. Wasser
    • 1
  1. 1.StrasbourgFrance

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