An Isolated Congenital Narrow Canal of the Atlas
We experienced a case of cervical myelopathy due to an isolated narrow spinal canal of the atlas whose myelopathy recovered after C 1 laminectomy. The condition of congenital cervical canal stenosis is well known and reported in the literature, but only few of these papers describe a narrow spinal canal including the level of C 1.
KeywordsCervical Spine Spinal Canal Cervical Myelopathy Posterior Arch Odontoid Process
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