Limited oblique corpectomy for treatment of ossified posterior longitudinal ligament.

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OBJECTIVE We present our experience with treating four cases with ossified posterior longitudinal ligaments (OPLL) causing cervical cord compression by limited oblique and strategic corpectomy. MATERIALS AND RESULTS Four patients with cervical OPLL were treated by the discussed technique during the period of October 2000 to January 2005. The ages of the… (More)

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