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thoracolumbar

 [thor″ah-ko-lum´bar]
pertaining to the thoracic and lumbar vertebrae.
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tho·ra·co·lum·bar

(thō'ră-kō-lŭm'bar),
1. Relating to the thoracic and lumbar portions of the vertebral column.
2. Relating to the origins of the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system.
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thoracolumbar

(thôr′ə-kō-lŭm′bər, -bär)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar parts of the spinal column.
2. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar nerves.
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tho·ra·co·lum·bar

(thōr'ă-kō-lŭm'bahr)
1. Relating to the thoracic and lumbar portions of the vertebral column.
2. Relating to the origins of the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system.
See also: autonomic division of nervous system
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have suggested that the trunk nerve block defined as the QL2 block, which is applied between the posterior margin of the quadratus lumborum muscle and thoracolumbar fascia, is effective in between T6 and L1 and that local anesthetic spreads to the paravertebral area (3).
Thoracolumbar burst fractures with spinal cord injury present a biomechanically complex scenario, with a disruption of the anterior column with spinal cord compression and posterior element involvement in a transitional area that is subject to high biomechanical stress (3-6).
The thoracolumbar spine was exposed through a posterior midline incision, and the posterior elements were exposed through a subperiosteal approach.
The aim of this note was to describe a case of ischemic thoracolumbar myelopathy caused by FCE in a horse, addressing the epidemiological, clinical, and pathological aspects of this condition.
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We present a case of complete spinal dislocation at the thoracolumbar junction resulting in paraplegia secondary to NAT.