Clinical Neuroscience

Calcified cervical intervertebral disc herniation in childhood

J. Kopa1, K. Szász1, A. Szentágotai1

MAY 20, 1994

Clinical Neuroscience - 1994;47(05-06)

The calcified cervical intervertebral disc and its herniation was described by Weens in 1945(5). Its appearance is sporadic and its etiology is unknown. The number of the published cases in the literature are more than 50, but none has been published in Hungary.

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  1. Department of Neurosurgery and Radiology of Country Hospital, Kaposvár, Hungary

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