"Occipital Bone" 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.
Part of the back and base of the CRANIUM that encloses the FORAMEN MAGNUM.
- Occipital Bone
- Bone, Occipital
- Bones, Occipital
- Occipital Bones
- Basilar Bone
- Basilar Bones
- Bone, Basilar
- Bones, Basilar
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Occipital Bone" by people in Profiles.
Sattur M, Korson C, Henderson F, Kalhorn S. Presentation and management of traumatic occipital spur fracture. Am J Emerg Med. 2019 05; 37(5):1005.e1-1005.e2.
Antonucci MU, Spampinato MV. Imaging Findings of Benign Enhancing Foramen Magnum Lesions. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 11; 38(11):E95-E96.
Kosnik-Infinger L, Glazier SS, Frankel BM. Response. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Jan; 13(1):43-4.
Kosnik-Infinger L, Glazier SS, Frankel BM. Occipital condyle to cervical spine fixation in the pediatric population. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Jan; 13(1):45-53.
Frankel BM, Hanley M, Vandergrift A, Monroe T, Morgan S, Rumboldt Z. Posterior occipitocervical (C0-3) fusion using polyaxial occipital condyle to cervical spine screw and rod fixation: a radiographic and cadaveric analysis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2010 May; 12(5):509-16.
Mooney JF, White DR, Glazier S. Previously unreported structure associated with Sprengel deformity. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Jan-Feb; 29(1):26-8.
Sibai TA, Ben-Galim PJ, Eicher SA, Reitman CA. Infectious Collet-Sicard syndrome in the differential diagnosis of cerebrovascular accident: a case of head-to-neck dissociation with skull-based osteomyelitis. Spine J. 2009 Apr; 9(4):e6-e10.
Ben-Galim PJ, Sibai TA, Hipp JA, Heggeness MH, Reitman CA. Internal decapitation: survival after head to neck dissociation injuries. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2008 Jul 15; 33(16):1744-9.
Pinosky ML, Fishman RL, Reeves ST, Harvey SC, Patel S, Palesch Y, Dorman BH. The effect of bupivacaine skull block on the hemodynamic response to craniotomy. Anesth Analg. 1996 Dec; 83(6):1256-61.