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A neuromuscular disease is a disorder that affects the peripheral nervous system. The peripheral nervous system includes muscles, the nerve-muscle (neuromuscular) junction, peripheral nerves in the limbs, and the motor-nerve cells in the spinal cord....

Spinal tumors are often referred to by the area of the spine in which they occur. These basic areas are cervical, thoracic, lumbar and sacrum. Additionally, they also are classified by their location in the...

The formation and segmentation of the pediatric spine is of paramount importance in understanding these types of deformities. Scoliosis Scoliosis is a side-to-side curvature of the spine that occurs most often during the growth spurt just before...

Craniovertebral (CV) Junction Anomalies Disorders of this type are a result of the anatomical challenges posed by this unique location in the body, where the skull (cranio) meets the spine (vertebral), as well as the disproportion...

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and...

Medulloblastoma Medulloblastoma are types of tumors, which represent approximately 20 percent of childhood brain tumors, are thought to arise from undeveloped stem cells of the cerebellum, located near the middle of the back of the head....

Radiation Radiation is a localized, painless therapy to eradicate cancer cells by destroying them and/or by keeping them from reproducing. External radiation therapy is a beam directed at the cancer from outside the body. Internal radiation...

During the month of September, the Hydrocephalus Association (HA) invites you to celebrate and honor the many faces of hydrocephalus, and to unite with the organization to create one strong voice of awareness. Hydrocephalus Awareness Month is...