Cobb, Stanley

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Stanley, U.S. neuropathologist, 1887-1968.
Cobb chisel
Cobb curet
Cobb gouge
Cobb method
Cobb osteotome
Cobb periosteal elevator
Cobb retractor
Cobb spinal elevator
Cobb syndrome - cutaneous angiomas, usually in a dermatomal distribution on the trunk, associated with vascular abnormality of the spinal cord and resulting neurologic symptoms. Synonym(s): cutaneomeningospinal angiomatosis
Cobb technique
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These included the measurement of LLA for which the Cobb technique was used geometrically to measure the angle from the superior endplate of L1 V.