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Rare Diseases and Syndromes of the Spinal Cord

  • Ibrahim M. Eltorai

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  2. Congenital and Familial Causes of Myelopathy

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  3. Endocrine Causes of Myelopathy

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  4. Iatrogenic

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About this book

Introduction

This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of rare diseases and syndromes of the spinal cord, collected over the past forty years from all the world's literature. Each chapter in this volume is organized in the same easy-to-follow format, comprising definitions, incidence, etiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, management, prognosis, and references. 

This book is aimed at medical students, residents, fellows, and junior attendings in spinal cord medicine, physical medicine, neurosurgery, orthopedics, oncology, emergency medicine, infectious disease, neurology, genetics, vascular surgery, and endocrinology, along with the numerous allied fields of physical therapy, nursing, occupational therapy, and biomedical researchers.

Keywords

rare disease spinal cord disease spinal cord injury spinal cord syndrome spinal cord medicine

Authors and affiliations

  • Ibrahim M. Eltorai
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  1. 1.The Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders Health Care GroupThe Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare Systemcare SystemLong BeachUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-45147-3
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-45146-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-45147-3
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