Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with spinal cord infarction?

Updated: Jul 26, 2018
  • Author: Thomas F Scott, MD; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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If compressive lesions are observed, consultation with a neurosurgeon may be warranted. Physiatry or neurorehabilitation specialists may be consulted to implement rehabilitiation measures, including prevention of decubiti and spasticity.


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