Posterior extensive simultaneous multisegment decompression with posterolateral fusion for cervical myelopathy with cervical instability and kyphotic and/or S-shaped deformities.

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From June 1978 to May 1988, posterior decompression with posterolateral fusion was performed at Tenri Hospital on 63 cases of cervical myelopathy with instability and/or malalignment including kyphotic and/or S-shaped deformities. Among 46 cases followed up for more than 1 year, 41 cases (89.1%) improved; 21 cases (45.7%) were rated excellent, six (13… (More)

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@article{Miyazaki1989PosteriorES, title={Posterior extensive simultaneous multisegment decompression with posterolateral fusion for cervical myelopathy with cervical instability and kyphotic and/or S-shaped deformities.}, author={Kohji Miyazaki and Kohei Tada and Y Matsuda and Mariko Okuno and Toshihiro Yasuda and Hideyuki Murakami}, journal={Spine}, year={1989}, volume={14 11}, pages={1160-70} }