Neuraxial anesthesia - spinal cord adult

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Tethered Cord Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders) spinal cord adult


The spinal cord is a long, thin, tubular structure made up of nervous tissue, which extends from It does not run the full length of the vertebral column in adults.

Cord = the spinal cord, a bundle of nerves that connects brain and body. Tethered Diagnosis of congenital or acquired tethered cord is relatively rare in adults.

Ten human adult spinal cords were assessed for weight, length, thickness, cholesterol, water and DNA-P content on both a regional and a mean segmental .