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Diastematomyelia: a case report with review of litratures.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17447384     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Diastematomyelia is complete or partial sagital splitting of the spinal cord into two hemicords, each with its own central canal and pia surrounding it. We are reporting the clinical feature, radiological evidence and surgical outcome of a nine years old female child from Addis Ababa who was lately diagnosed to have Diastematomyelia. In addition, we have presented review of relevant literatures.
Authors:
Ahmed Bedru; Tadios Mune; Getachew Assefa; Sifrash Meseret
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ethiopian medical journal     Volume:  44     ISSN:  0014-1755     ISO Abbreviation:  Ethiop. Med. J.     Publication Date:  2006 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-04-23     Completed Date:  2007-05-18     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373223     Medline TA:  Ethiop Med J     Country:  Ethiopia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  195-200     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, FoM, AAU.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Female
Humans
Neural Tube Defects / complications,  diagnosis*,  surgery*

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