Spinal cord disorders
Stuart, Edward G. Formerly, West Virginia School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia.
Mottet, N. Karle University Hospital, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
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Disorders of form and function that affect the spinal cord. In addition to those disorders common to the brain, the spinal cord is subject to certain lesions because of its position or structure. A few of the more important are mentioned. See also: Spinal cord
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