Repair of Inaccessible Ventral Dural Defect in Thoracic Spine: Double Layered Duraplasty

@inproceedings{Lee2016RepairOI,
  title={Repair of Inaccessible Ventral Dural Defect in Thoracic Spine: Double Layered Duraplasty},
  author={Dong-Hyun Lee and Kyoung Tae Kim and Jeong-Ill Park and Ki-Su Park and Dae Chul Cho and Joo-Kyung Sung},
  booktitle={Korean Journal of Spine},
  year={2016}
}
We propose a double layered (intradural and epidural patch) duraplasty that utilizes Lyoplant and Duraseal. We examined a 47-year-old woman after decompression for thoracic ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament was performed in another hospital. On postoperative day 7, she complained of weakness in both legs. Postoperative magnetic resonance… CONTINUE READING