[OCOSH Code: D008141 61960001 M40 BD_SD_SC_L]
From Neurosurg Focus 15(3), 2003
Management of Iatrogenic Flat-Back Syndrome
Gregory C. Wiggins, M.D., Stephen L. Ondra, M.D., Christopher I. Shaffrey, M.D.
Iatrogenic loss of lordosis is now frequently recognized as a complication following placement of thoracolumbar instrumentation, especially with distraction instrumentation. Flat-back syndrome is characterized by...
Added: Sat Aug 04 2007
Synonyms and related keywords: SPS, stiff man syndrome, SMS, stiff baby syndrome, SBS, hyperekplexia, Moersch-Woltmann syndrome, stiff woman syndrome, stiff limb syndrome
Author: Nancy Rodgers-Neame, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of South Florida, Florida Comprehensive Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders Program
Clinically, stiff person syndrome is characterized by...
Added: Mon Aug 06 2007