Spine & Neurosurgery

Spine & Neurosurgery

Restoring Hand Function by Nerve Stimulation in Spinal Injured Patient

Hand function is the necessity for every individual. It depends on the neuronal excitability & transmission of accurate signals from brain. The physical activity & mechanism to perform hand function is lost in the paralyzed/ spinal cord injured patient. Read more…

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Posted by Alex Steward - 21/01/2013 at 02:24

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Spinal Tumors: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

An abnormal mass of tissue within or surrounding the spinal cord and spinal column is called spinal tumor. Spinal tumors can be benign  or malignant. Primary tumors originate in the spine or spinal cord, and metastatic or secondary tumors result from cancer Read more…

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Posted by Rebecca - 13/12/2012 at 05:44

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Radiculopathy: A Severe Pain of the Spine

Radiculopathy are of various types like lumbar radiculopathy, cervical radiculopathy and thoracic radiculopathy. It occurs due to compression of nerves and excessive or repetitive load on the spine.
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Posted by Rebecca - 29/11/2012 at 06:27

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Intolerable Low Back Pain

The daily use of computers, poor postures, raised level of obesity due to lack of daily exercise, poor seating position etc are the main causes of chronic low back pain. Low Back pain can be caused to any person regardless of age and sex. Read more…

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Posted by Rebecca - 26/11/2012 at 02:17

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Neurosurgery: Youngest of all Surgical Disciplines

Neurosurgery is the medical specialty related with prevention, treatment, diagnosis and rehabilitation of disorders which can affect any part of nervous system including brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and extra-cranial cerebrovascular system. Read more…

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Posted by Priyanka - 12/11/2012 at 07:18

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Endolymphatic Sac Tumors

Rare, low-grade and histological benign tumors arising from the epithelial lining of the endolymphatic duct or sac are Endolymphatic sac tumors (ELSTs). They are associated with von Hippel-Lindau disease and slow growing but are locally invasive. Read more…

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Posted by Rebecca - 08/11/2012 at 05:57

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