Repair of the canine vertebral lamina with a combination of autologous micromorselized bone and poly-lactic acid gel after a total laminectomy.

@article{Chuang2010RepairOT,
  title={Repair of the canine vertebral lamina with a combination of autologous micromorselized bone and poly-lactic acid gel after a total laminectomy.},
  author={Jin-Peng Chuang and Chih-Peng Chang and Hung-Tau Shen and Jiun Kao and Jing-Lung Yan},
  journal={The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={26 7},
  pages={357-65}
}
The complications of a total laminectomy can include epidural scar adhesion, secondary vertebral canal stenosis and lumbar instability. The aim of this study was to assess the ability of a combination of autologous micromorselized bone and polylactic acid (PLA) gel to stimulate bone repair within canine vertebral lamina defects, as well as to prevent… CONTINUE READING