Corpectomy

What is Corpectomy?

A corpectomy is a surgical procedure to remove a vertebral body, usually to decompress the spinal cord.

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I am 2 years post UCDF 3-5, corpectomy 4, with previous ucdf 5-6. I have constant pain and increased pain with movement. I have Horner's Syndrome...

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Cheek tingling not related to spinal conditions.

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Hello and thanks for using HCM.

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I have a CT scan of my cervical spine (Oct. 17) post corpectomy of C-5 and fusion of c-4-6 (Jan.9, 2014) as a result of cervical spondylotic myelopathy...

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Needs further evaluation

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Good day,

Noted your concern. This incidental findings of thyroid nodules in CT is called...

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Good morning Dr. , I'm scheduled for a 3rd cervical reconstruction due to an accident during the 1st surgery (had only 1 herniated disc @ C5/6)...

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Intravenous tramadol may be suitable analgesic.

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Thanks for your query

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