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Publisher: ASME
Article Type: Research Papers
J Biomech Eng. March 2012, 134(3): 031006.
Published Online: March 23, 2012
...N. S. J. Elliott Syrinxes are fluid-filled cavities of the spinal cord that characterize syringomyelia, a disease involving neurological damage. Their formation and expansion is poorly understood, which has hindered successful treatment. Syrinx cavities are hydraulically connected with the spinal...
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Publisher: ASME
Article Type: Technical Briefs
J Biomech Eng. April 2009, 131(4): 044503.
Published Online: February 2, 2009
...N. S. J. Elliott; D. A. Lockerby; A. R. Brodbelt Syringomyelia is a disease in which fluid-filled cavities, called syrinxes, form in the spinal cord causing progressive loss of sensory and motor functions. Invasive monitoring of pressure waves in the spinal subarachnoid space implicates...
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Publisher: ASME
Article Type: Research Papers
J Biomech Eng. February 2009, 131(2): 021008.
Published Online: December 10, 2008
...Srdjan Cirovic The dynamics of the movement of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) may play an important role in the genesis of pathological neurological conditions such as syringomyelia, which is characterized by the presence of a cyst (syrinx) in the spinal cord. In order to provide sound theoretical...