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2008 Organization of the spinal cord and strategies for its repair

2008 Organization of the spinal cord and strategies for its repair

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Spinal Cord Injuries Spinal cord contusion (most common) Spinal transection Tumors Vascular accidents Spinal cord topography . Innervation of specific peripheral structures by specific segments determines the loss after injury Important targets close to injury site. Prevention of cell death close to lesion site and regeneration over short distances may have very beneficial effects. http://www.spinalinjury.net/html/_s pinal_cord_101.html
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Spinal cord is vulnerable to compression and injury from vertebral damage
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