Change of Lumbar Ligamentum Flavum after Indirect Decompression Using Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion

STUDY DESIGN Retrospective case series. PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to examine changes in the ligamentum flavum thickness and remodeling of the spinal canal after anterior fusion during a 10-year follow-up. OVERVIEW OF LITERATURE Extreme lateral interbody fusion provides minimally invasive treatment of the lumbar spine; this anterior fusion… CONTINUE READING