Recovery After Cervical Decompression Surgery for the Treatment of Crowned Dens Syndrome Causing Progressive Neurological Decline: A Case Report

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Alexander Aichmair, MD, Richard J. Herzog, MD, Giorgio Perino, MD, and Darren R. Lebl, MD have declared that they have no conflict of interest.

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Aichmair, A., Herzog, R.J., Perino, G. et al. Recovery After Cervical Decompression Surgery for the Treatment of Crowned Dens Syndrome Causing Progressive Neurological Decline: A Case Report. HSS Jrnl 10, 83–87 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11420-013-9364-6

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Keywords

  • Cervical Spinal Cord
  • Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
  • Ligamentum Flavum
  • CPPD
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate