Cord

(redirected from tethered cord syndrome)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to tethered cord syndrome: spina bifida, Chiari malformation

Cord

A unit of volume used to measure quantities of firewood in Canada and the United States. The cord is equivalent to 3.62 cubic meters.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
A case of tethered cord syndrome in the conus medullaris together with an intradural intramedullar tumor seen in an 8-year-old female patient is presented and discussed here.
The correlation between MRI and intraoperative findings of Tethered cord syndrome.
Stolke D, Zumkeller M, Seifert V (1988) Intraspinal lipomas in infancy and childhood causing a tethered cord syndrome.
Bringing together information from neurophysiology, neuropharmacology, neurology, urology, gastroenterology, and other disciplines, a group of contributors currently or previously associated with the uro-neurology department at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London address the evaluation and pharmacological, non-pharmacological, and surgical management of bladder, bowel, and sexual dysfunction, and the effects of specific conditions like cortical and subcortical disorders, Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, spina bifida and tethered cord syndrome, cauda equina damage, neuromuscular disorders, and urinary retention.