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    Sorry, a couple of corrections: 1. Pedicle screw fractures were at left L1 and right L3 2. During prior consultation, extension of fusion to T12 and L4 was recommended, ------------------------------ ...

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    I'd agree there's much variability in practice, influenced not only by clinical considerations, but patient expectations, local practice, economics (patient and healthcare industry factors here).  That ...

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    Dear Colleague, there is  MRI  evidence   that  at  lease lumbar disc completely heal  already 0ne  year postoperatively. The recommendations are not  to remove a lumbar disc  withour  cauda equina or  ...

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    Dear Dr. Alzakri: We are all interested in a current update regarding the treatment of this child. ------------------------------ Michael Klein MD Volunteer Clinical Professor; Univ. of CA-Davis Member ...

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    A very interesting study on bone formation was just published in the July 2018 issue of The Spine Journal.  Will this elastic micro-motion design of cervical plates become the next generation product offering ...

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    I agree with Dr Osman opinion in treating both the pathologies effectively by Transforaminal approach with single incision and changing trajectory.  ------------------------------ Daya Thirumala Rao ...

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