Tag: Degeneration

A new equation for correlation of clinical and radiological factors affecting multifidus muscle degeneration in magnetic resonance imaging – Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

The multifidus muscle plays an important role in stabilizing the joints within the spine. It is located just superficially to the spine itself; the multifidus muscle spans three joint segments…

Excessive mechanical stress-induced intervertebral disc degeneration is related to Piezo1 overexpression triggering the imbalance of autophagy/apoptosis in human nucleus pulpous – Arthritis Research & Therapy

Tissue samples collection Cervical NP samples were collected through anterior cervical decompression surgery from 20 patients (eight men and twelve women; age range: 35–65 years) with cervical myelopathy or radiculopathy due…

May the midline lumbar interbody fusion (MIDLIF) prevent the early radiographic adjacent segment degeneration? A minimum 3-year follow-up comparative study of MIDLIF in L4/5 with cortical bone trajectory screw versus traditional pedicle screw fixation – BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

A retrospective consecutive case review was performed to identify all patients with degenerative spinal disorders who underwent CBT-MIDLIF or PS-PLIF between December 2015 and December 2018 at our institution. The…