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Traumatic Quadriplegia in Cervical Spine Stenosis

  • J. P. Carret
  • L. Fischer
  • P. Roussouly
  • G. Sun

Abstract

A traumatic quadriplegia in the cervical spine stenosis is usually shown in cases such as this:

After a traffic accident, a 40–50 years old man, presents a neurological state of complete or incomplete quadriplegia with a simple cervical X-ray as well as normal dynamic X-rays.

Keywords

Pulmonary Embolism Cervical Spine Traffic Accident Cervical Disc Respiratory Trouble 
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    Cloward R (1958) The anterior approach for removal of ruptured cervical discs. J Neurosurg 6: 602Google Scholar
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    Senegas J, Gauzere JM (1976) Plaidoyer pour la chirurgie antérieure dans le traitement des traumatismes graves des cinq dernières vertèbres cervicales. Rev Chir Orthop 62 [Suppl] 2: 123–128Google Scholar
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    Senegas J, Guerin J (1975) Technique de décompression médullaire antérieure dans les sténoses canalaires étendues. Rev Chir Orthop 61 [Suppl] 2: 219–223Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. P. Carret
    • 1
  • L. Fischer
    • 1
  • P. Roussouly
    • 1
  • G. Sun
    • 1
  1. 1.LyonFrance

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