TITLE

The anterior extrapleural approach to the thoracolumbar

AUTHOR(S)
Barone, Gary W.; Eidt, John F.; Webb, John W.; Hudec, Wayne A.; Pait, Thomas G.
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Apr1998, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p372
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes anterior repair of thoracolumbar junction vertebral lesions through an alternative 11th rib resection while maintaining an extrapleural approach. Limitation of 11th rib extrapleural approach; Complications associated with thoracoabdominal exposure during operation; Operative technique.
ACCESSION #
433115

 

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