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  • Mrs. Hussey wore a polished necklace of codfish vertebra; and Hosea Hussey had his account books bound in superior old shark-skin.
  • His cranial cavity is continuous with the first neck-vertebra; and in that vertebra the bottom of the spinal canal will measure ten inches across, being eight in height, and of a triangular figure with the base downwards.
  • Also in 1996, another caudal vertebra was found.
  • The foramen magnum is flanked by two large knobs or occipital condyles that form a joint with the first cervical vertebra of the neck.
  • It involves identifying the affected vertebra, and injecting bone cement (methyl methacrylate polymer) into the center of the vertebral body.

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