occipitocervical

occipitocervical

 [ok-sip″ĭ-to-ser´vĭ-kal]
pertaining to the occiput and neck.

occipitocervical

/oc·cip·i·to·cer·vi·cal/ (ok-sip″ĭ-to-ser´vĭ-k'l) pertaining to the occiput and neck.

occipitocervical

(ŏk-sĭp″ĭ-tō-sĕr′vĭ-kăl)
Concerning the occiput and the neck.

occipitocervical

pertaining to the occiput and neck.
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Objective: To find out the clinical outcome of posterior decompression with occipitocervical fixation and fusion in patients with Craniovertebral junction instability.
Biomechanical and morphometric evaluation of occipital condyle for occipitocervical segmental fixation.
2008) had reported that the clinical manifestations include severe neck pain mostly in the occipitocervical area followed after a variable interval by ischemic symptoms.
These findings revealed the extent of injury to the craniocervical junction and the highly unstable occipitocervical dissociation.
Neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons from the US, Asia, Brazil, New Zealand, and Canada offer 11 chapters that outline techniques like laminoplasty, anterior procedures, pedicle screw fixation, laminectomy and fusion, posterior foraminotomy, arthroplasty, and occipitocervical fixation, with pearls and pitfalls, and additional chapters on methods for avoiding complications, the use of navigation in cervical spine surgery, sagittal alignment, and adjacent segment pathology and its relationship to surgical procedures.
43) This technique was used clinically in nine patients with basilar invagination who underwent posterior occipitocervical fusion with template-guided placement of C2 laminar screws (Fig.
When paired with the VERTEX Occipitocervical Module, the VERTEX System offers surgeons adjustability in their treatment options through multiple plate designs, rods, screws, and hooks, enabling them to tailor procedures to each patient`s needs, concluded the company.
director, Dallas Spine and Reconstructive Fellowship, at Baylor University Medical Center and Methodist Hospital for Surgery in Dallas, Texas, said the posterior fixation system will enhance the experience of surgeons performing fusion procedures of the occipitocervical spine, cervical spine and thoracic spine.
Hace aproximadamente seis meses comenzo con episodios de cefalea occipitocervical, de caracter opresivo y matinal que inicialmente aliviaba con la analgesia convencional.
The utility and accuracy of computed tomography in the diagnosis of occipitocervical dissociation.