Short Title: IVD Last Published:  2/14/2014 10:39:26 AM
Element: Human Health Countermeasures
Evidence:  Report
RMAT:  RMAT Report Not Available
Risk Master Logic Diagram:  Diagram
Point of Contact:  Jean Sibonga
HRP Research Rating
ISS-12 Insufficient Data
Lunar Insufficient Data
Near Earth Asteroid Insufficient Data
Mars Insufficient Data
Risk Statement
Given the morphological and possible biochemical changes in the intervertebral disc (IVD) during mechanical unloading in space, there is the possibility of IVD damage.
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