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Neurological restoration after traumatic Cauda Equina syndrome attributable to glass fragments: An uncommon case.

Neurological restoration after traumatic Cauda Equina syndrome attributable to glass fragments: An uncommon case.

Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2018 Jan;24(1):82-84

Authors: ?eno?lu M, Karada? A, Türk Ç, Demirçivi Özer F

Summary
Penetrating spinal accidents with international our bodies are exceedingly uncommon. Thus far, pathological issues attributable to glass fragments within the spinal canal have not often been reported. On this report, the case presenting with a again laceration, leg ache, and leg weak point was discovered to have glass frag-ments within the spinal canal on the L2-L3 degree by lumbar computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging. After L2 whole laminectomy and retrieval of the glass fragments, the dura was re-paired. The affected person was discharged from the hospital after full neurological restoration. In circumstances of spinal canal accidents attributable to international our bodies, early operative decompression of the neural parts is the remedy of selection. Sufferers with Cauda Equina syndrome attributable to glass fragments have an excellent prognosis for purposeful restoration.

PMID: 29350375 [PubMed – in process]

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