A posterior approach for the excision of sacral chordoma.

@article{Gennari1987APA,
  title={A posterior approach for the excision of sacral chordoma.},
  author={Leandro Gennari and Alberto Azzarelli and Vittorio Quagliuolo},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={1987},
  volume={69 4},
  pages={565-8}
}
We report eight cases of sacrococcygeal chordoma treated by high sacral resection through S2 by a posterior approach, with the intention of achieving radical removal. The technique we describe is easier than the combined abdominosacral approach, and there have been no serious intra-operative or postoperative complications. The major technical problems were… CONTINUE READING