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Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Secondary to Dropped Head Syndrome: Report of a Case and Review of the Literature

Table 1

Review of the cases with dropped head syndrome associated with cervical spondylotic myelopathy.

Author(s)YearSexAgeType of surgeryOutcome

Kawaguchi et al. [11]2004F80Cervical laminoplasty from C2 to C6Fair
Nakanishi et al. [12]2007F68C3-C4 laminectomy + occiput to T2 hook rod fixation Good
Rahimizadeh and Afsari [13]2013F72C3–C6 laminectomy + C2–C7 pedicle screw-rod fixationGood
Koda et al. [14]2015F72Laminectomy + C2–T4 screw-rod fixationGood
Koda et al. [14]2015F64C4-C5 + C5-C6 ACDF + laminectomy C3 to C6 + C2 to T6 screw-rod fixationGood
Present case2016M69C3-C4, C4-C5, C5-C6 ACDF + laminectomy C3 to C6 + C2–T4 screw-rod fixationGood

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