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CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

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The anteroposterior shortening of the pedicle and the reduction in transverse IPD is one of the most common causes of stenosis of the vertebral canal.
Vertebral canal and spinal cord mensuration : a comparative study of its effect on lumbosacral myelography in the Dachshund and German Shepherd dog.
A radicular syndrome from developmental narrowing of the lumbar vertebral canal.
Spinal epidural lipomatosis (SEL) is a state of pathological fatty tissue overgrowth in the vertebral canal.
It can also show extension of tumor to retroperitoneal lymph nodes, to the liver, around central vessels, and into the vertebral canal.
SUMMARY: The goals of this study were to describe and compare by ultrasound the nervous structures in the vertebral canal at the atlanto-occipital joint region in small and large size adult dogs.
The methodology described for fluoroscopy fails to convince that it was in fact helpful in confirming epidural placement of the catheter, as there is no comment as to whether a lateral view was performed to confirm that the catheter was within the vertebral canal, or that an epidurogram with contrast was performed to confirm even epidural placement.
Infant malnutrition, which often arrests growth of the human vertebral canal, may have affected the H.
Nerves were then transferred to the vertebral canal through a submuscle tunnel and sutured with the selected fascicula of lumbar nerve roots (L1-2 or L3-4) by epiperneurial neurorrhaphy in the subdura or extradura.