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What are the treatments for encroachment of anterior theca?

Treatment will depend upon the degree of encroachment. In my experience mild anterior thecal compression (diagnosed by MR scanning) can be associated with acute onset of sev (MORE)
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What is the function of the theca?

The theca is one half of the outer silica sheath (frustule) that surrounds diatoms. The two thecae are slightly asymmetrical, one is a bit larger, so that the two overlap a bi (MORE)