Percutaneous vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty performed at a cancer center: refuting proposed contraindications.

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OBJECT The purpose of this study was to examine a group of patients with cancer who underwent a vertebroplasty or a kyphoplasty for a vertebral body (VB) fracture, even though the procedure may have been considered contraindicated based on previous reports in the literature. METHODS The electronic database maintained by the Departments of Neurosurgery and… (More)

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