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Fibrocartilaginous embolism

Other Names for this Disease
  • Embolism, fibrocartilaginous
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  • I had a spinal cord stroke this past summer. My neurologist thinks it may have been a fibrocartilaginous embolism. What might I expect? Will this happen to me again? What is the amount of recovery on average with this type of injury and what caused it? Click here for answer