Anterior hyperlordotic cages: early experience and radiographic results.

  title={Anterior hyperlordotic cages: early experience and radiographic results.},
  author={Philip A. Saville and Abhijeet B Kadam and Harvey E. Smith and Vincent M. Arlet},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery. Spine},
  volume={25 6},
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the segmental correction obtained from 20° and 30° hyperlordotic cages (HLCs) used for anterior lumbar interbody fusion in staged anterior and posterior fusion in adults with degenerative spinal pathology and/or spinal deformities. METHODS The authors report a retrospective case series of 69 HLCs in 41 patients with adult degenerative spine disease and/or deformities who underwent staged anterior, followed by posterior, instrumentation and fusion… CONTINUE READING