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Vol. 52, No. 4, 2004, pp. 489-491
Bioline Code: ni04163
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Neurology India, Vol. 52, No. 4, 2004, pp. 489-491
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Case Report - Atlantoaxial dislocation associated with the maldevelopment of the posterior neural arch of axis causing compressive myelopathy|
Behari Sanjay, Kiran Kumar MV, Banerji Deepu, Chhabra DevendraK, Jain VijendraK
The craniovertebral junction has a predilection for a variety of congenital anomalies due to its complex development. The association of atlantoaxial dislocation (AAD) with the maldevelopment of the posterior arch of axis is extremely rare. We report two such cases and present the management strategy.
craniovertebral anomalies, atlas, axis, spine fusion, atlantoaxial dislocation, anomalies of axis
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