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Spinal Cord Ischemia

"Spinal Cord Ischemia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Reduced blood flow to the spinal cord which is supplied by the anterior spinal artery and the paired posterior spinal arteries. This condition may be associated with ARTERIOSCLEROSIS, trauma, emboli, diseases of the aorta, and other disorders. Prolonged ischemia may lead to INFARCTION of spinal cord tissue.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Spinal Cord Ischemia" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Spinal Cord Ischemia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 38 publications over 19 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2010
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.