Ossification of the posterior atlantoaxial membrane: Case report

Katsumi Harimaya, Keiichiro Shiba, Hiroshi Nomura, Toru Iwaki, Yoshiharu Takemitsu

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The authors report a case of ossification of the posterior atlantoaxial membrane that led to the development of cervical myelopathy. Computerized tomography and magnetic resonance imaging were helpful in establishing the diagnosis, and decompressive laminectomy may be an appropriate intervention.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)77-79
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Neurosurgery
Volume98
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2003

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Laminectomy
Spinal Cord Diseases
Osteogenesis
Tomography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Membranes

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  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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Ossification of the posterior atlantoaxial membrane : Case report. / Harimaya, Katsumi; Shiba, Keiichiro; Nomura, Hiroshi; Iwaki, Toru; Takemitsu, Yoshiharu.

In: Journal of Neurosurgery, Vol. 98, No. 1, 01.01.2003, p. 77-79.

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Harimaya, K, Shiba, K, Nomura, H, Iwaki, T & Takemitsu, Y 2003, 'Ossification of the posterior atlantoaxial membrane: Case report', Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 98, no. 1, pp. 77-79.
Harimaya, Katsumi ; Shiba, Keiichiro ; Nomura, Hiroshi ; Iwaki, Toru ; Takemitsu, Yoshiharu. / Ossification of the posterior atlantoaxial membrane : Case report. In: Journal of Neurosurgery. 2003 ; Vol. 98, No. 1. pp. 77-79.
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