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Intervertebral disc

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An intervertebral disc (or intervertebral fibrocartilage) lies between adjacent vertebrae in the ... As the fissures are formed in the anulus fibrosis due to osteo- arthritic bones or degeneration in...

What kind of tissue makes up the intervertebral discs? | Reference.com

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According to the New York University Langone Medical Center, intervertebral discs are made up of "fibrocartilage tissue," which has two layers. While the inner  ...

The cellular and molecular biology of the intervertebral disc: A ...

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The intervertebral disc (IVD) is a complex structure positioned between two ... composed of between 1–3% cells, with the remainder made up of ECM and water. .... in degenerative discs often exhibit granulation tissue that develops as part of ...

Human intervertebral disc cell morphology and cytoskeletal ... - NCBI

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This stellate appearance formed a marked feature of disc cells regionally in certain .... At the periphery of all types of intervertebral disc, including 'normal' tissue, ...

The Structure and Function of a Healthy Spine - Cleveland Clinic

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The spine is made up of a series of bones that are stacked like blocks on top of each ... Each intervertebral disc is made of very strong tissue, with a soft, gel-like  ...

Disc Anatomy - Chirogeek.com

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The disc is made up of three basic structures: the nucleus pulposus, the annulus .... the spinal cord contains three protective layers of tough connective tissue ...

Intervertebral Discs

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Photograph of a tissue-engineered intervertebral disc (right) and the native disc it is ... Our lab has developed a composite tissue engineered IVD made from ...

Biomechanism Profile of Intervertebral Discs (IVD): Strategies to ...

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IVD disc; Nucleus pulpous; Biomechanical functioning; Tissue engineering; .... stiffness and modulus can be used for spinal disc implantable materials as in a ...

Intervertebral disc - Cartilage, cartilage defect, torn cartilage ...

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Two main parts of the intervertebral discs are the outer ring (annulus fibrosus) ... The tissues of the disc are hypotrophic, and consume only very little oxygen and  ...

What is Intervertebral Disc Degeneration, and What Causes It?

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Intervertebral discs are pads of fibrocartilage that resist spinal compression while ... chains of aggrecan cause the tissue to swell until an equilibrium is reached, ...

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Soft Tissue - KnowYourBack.org

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Soft Tissue Structures. The intervertebral disc is found between the vertebral bodies. ... The disc is made up of fibrocartilage and has two parts: the nucleus ...

Intervertebral Disc Tissues - Springer

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tensileproperties of the three tissues of an intervertebral disc: annulus fibrosus, nucleus ... It is composed of hyaline cartilage, and closely resembles the articular.

Tissue engineering and the intervertebral disc: the challenges - NCBI

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Nov 13, 2008 ... Keywords: Tissue engineering, Intervertebral disc, Implantation, ..... It is important that cells used for repairing the disc differentiate to the correct ...