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Extreme lateral interbody fusion (XLIF®): how I do it

Berjano, Pedro
Schils, Frédéric
Published in Acta Neurochirurgica. 2015, vol. 157, no. 3, p. 547-551
Abstract First introduced by Pimenta et al. in 2001, the extreme lateral interbody fusion (XLIF®) approach is a safe and effective alternative to anterior or posterior approaches to lumbar fusion, avoiding the large anterior vessels and posterior structures including the paraspinous muscles, facet joint complexes and tension bands.
Keywords HumansLumbar Vertebrae/surgerySpinal Fusion/adverse effects/methods
PMID: 25358971
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Research group Groupe Schaller Karl Lothard (neurochirurgie) (851)
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BERJANO, Pedro et al. Extreme lateral interbody fusion (XLIF®): how I do it. In: Acta Neurochirurgica, 2015, vol. 157, n° 3, p. 547-551. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:90793

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