Posted December 8, 2011, 7:38 am
Excellent. Thank you.
Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar, MD,
Associate professor of Neurosurgery
1- Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2- Research Centre for Neural Repair,
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center,
Sina Hospital, Hassan-Abad Square, Imam Khomeini Ave,
Tehran University of Medical Sciences,
Tehran, 11365-3876, Iran
Phone: (+98) 915 342 2682, (+98) 216 6757010
Fax: (+98) 216 675 7009
Posted December 8, 2011, 10:20 pm
thanks for presentation but we need to know the approach it is costotransversectomy
Posted December 8, 2011, 10:55 pm
It was performed via a transpedicular approach, including thoracic laminectomy and facetectomy. We did not remove any of the rib for this particular case, but may be necessary in some cases.
Posted December 18, 2011, 12:11 am
Thank you Vafa,but as you know this is a video prepares especially by Dr. Langston Holly at UCLA.
Posted January 11, 2012, 6:35 pm
Excellent video, I want to know if you put any instrumentation posterior to resect the disk, vg transpedicular screws.
Posted January 11, 2012, 8:41 pm
We did not perform any spinal instrumentation or fusion with this procedure due to the inherent stability associated with the thoracic spine.
Posted January 11, 2012, 8:53 pm
Thank you for your interest, and for watching.
Posted January 25, 2012, 8:05 pm
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