Neurological complications of anterior spinal surgery for kyphosis with normal somatosensory evoked potentials (SEPs).

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We report a case of neurological complications of anterior release for correction of kyphosis. After the operation, the patient had pyramidal weakness and decreased pain sensation below T5, whereas light touch, proprioception and vibration sensation were intact. Clinical and neurophysiological findings in this patient suggested a partial lesion of the… (More)

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@article{Pelosi1999NeurologicalCO, title={Neurological complications of anterior spinal surgery for kyphosis with normal somatosensory evoked potentials (SEPs).}, author={Luciana Pelosi and Alan Jardine and John Webb}, journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry}, year={1999}, volume={66 5}, pages={662-4} }