Achilles tendon lengthening by triple hemisection
Juvenile and adult rat models of spinal cord injury were established by left segmental hemisection
of the cervical spinal cord after a C3-C4 laminectomy.
Behavioral recovery induced by applied electric fields after spinal cord hemisection
in guinea pig.
Stridulation of acridid grasshoppers after hemisection
of thoracic ganglia: evidence for hemiganglionic oscillations.
Following spinal-cord hemisection
in rats, there is gradual (although incomplete) recovery of diaphragm-muscle function.
Management strategies include either extraction of the whole unit, separation and retention of both units, hemisection
and extraction of one unit or reshaping the crown of the tooth [Karacay et al.
These properties have led to an increased usage of olfactory ensheathing cells in preclinical models of transplantation for spinal cord repair including complete transection, hemisection
, tract lesion, and contusion with over 50 published studies in the last 10 years (27-33).
The animal model we used--excitotoxic SCI after spinal injection of the glutamate agonist QUIS--has many advantages over other commonly used SCI models, such as weight-drop contusion, clip-compression, focal-laser, or dorsal hemisection
Transplantation of genetically modified fibroblasts expressing BDNF in adult rats with a subtotal hemisection
improves specific motor and sensory functions, Neurorehabil Neural Repair 2001:15:141-50.
Consider using hemisection
of the uterus to facilitate removal of a very large uterus
14) There are also interesting reports of adrenal medullary transplant or purified adrenal chromaffin cells' transplant for the managemant of chronic pain, (15) and pain of central origin after spinal cord hemisection
, (16) and in cases of intractable cancer pain.
Joseph's compassion for Benjamin foreshadows the compassion the author of the Book of Kings ascribes to the mother of a baby whom King Solomon ostensibly threatens with hemisection
but spares, despite the fact that the false mother wishes him to divide the baby.