Spinal

  • (adj): Of or relating to the spine or spinal cord.
    Example: "Spinal cord"; "spinal injury"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on spinal:

Non-surgical Spinal Decompression
... Non-surgical spinal decompression is achieved through the use of a mechanical traction device applied through an on-board computer that controls the force and angle of disc distraction, which reduces the body ... This enhanced control allows non-surgical spinal decompression tables to apply a traction force to the discs of the spinal column reducing intradiscal pressure, unlike previous non-computer controlled ... down, is a form of mechanical traction used for spinal decompression ...
Scoliosis (journal)
... online-only medical journal in the field of spinal deformaties ... Topics covered include the prevention and treatment of spinal deformities, such as scoliosis (spinal curvature) ... Rehabilitation Treatment and is also affiliated with the International Research Society of Spinal Deformities ...
Spontaneous Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak - Diagnosis - CT
... a computed tomography myelogram (CTM) scan of the spinal column for fluid leaks ... The opening fluid pressure in the spinal canal is obtained by performing a lumbar puncture, also known as a spinal tap ... Once the pressure is measured, radiopaque contrast material is injected into the spinal fluid ...
Specified Risk Material - BSE - BSE SRMs
... BSE SRMs distal ilieum spinal cord vertebrae column skull brain eye tonsil In both the United States (U.S.) and Canada, considered as controlled Risk countries, SRMs are defined as skull, brain ... SRM removal as follows tonsils and intestines in cattle at all ages brains, eyes, spinal cord, skull and vertebral column from animals over twelve months of age ...
Spinal Decompression
... Spinal decompression is a term that describes the relief of pressure on one or many pinched nerves (neural impingement) of the spinal column ... Spinal decompression can be achieved both surgically and non-surgically and is used to treat conditions that result in chronic back pain such as disc bulge, disc herniation ...

More definitions of "spinal":

  • (noun): Anesthesia of the lower half of the body; caused by injury to the spinal cord or by injecting an anesthetic beneath the arachnoid membrane that surrounds the spinal cord.
    Synonyms: spinal anesthesia, spinal anaesthesia