Aneurysmal bone cyst of the spine: 31 cases and the importance of the surgical approach.

@article{Kleuver1998AneurysmalBC,
  title={Aneurysmal bone cyst of the spine: 31 cases and the importance of the surgical approach.},
  author={Marinus de Kleuver and R O van der Heul and Ben E E M J Veraart},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B},
  year={1998},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={286-92}
}
Thirty-one cases of aneurysmal bone cyst of the spine with a minimum follow-up of 1 year as registered by the Netherlands Committee for Bone Tumors are reported. Aneurysmal bone cyst is a benign, sometimes expansive and destructive, lesion frequently occurring between the ages of 10 and 20 years. Located in the vertebral column, it undermines the structural integrity of the spine, and neurologic complications can occur. In all cases the posterior elements were involved, with extension into the… CONTINUE READING
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