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Posterior cord syndrome

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Posterior cord syndrome

Posterior cord syndrome
Classification and external resources
9 952.09

Posterior cord syndrome is a condition caused by lesion of the posterior portion of the spinal cord. It can be caused by an interruption to the posterior spinal artery.

Unlike anterior cord syndrome, it is a very rare condition.[1]

Clinical presentation

  • Loss of proprioception + vibration sensation only


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