Dorsal Longitudinal T-Myelotomy (Bischof II Technique): A Useful, Antiquated Procedure for the Treatment of Intractable Spastic Paraplegia.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Dorsal longitudinal T-myelotomy is a long-established operation to treat severe spastic paraplegia. The present study aimed to report this surgical technique and investigate the efficacy of T-myelotomy for spasticity relief. METHODS All cases undergoing T-myelotomy for treatment of intractable spastic paraplegia during 2009-2017 were included… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.05.008