Minerva jacket


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Mi·ner·va jack·et

a plaster of Paris body cast incorporating the head and trunk, usually for fracture of the cervical spine.
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Minerva,

Roman goddess of warfare and memory.
Minerva cast
Minerva collar
Minerva jacket - plaster cast made for stabilization of the vertebra.
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