Revision surgery after cervical laminoplasty: report of five cases and literature review.

@article{Shigematsu2015RevisionSA,
  title={Revision surgery after cervical laminoplasty: report of five cases and literature review.},
  author={Hideki Shigematsu and Munehisa Koizumi and Hiroaki Matsumori and Eiichiro Iwata and Tomohiko Kura and Akinori Okuda and Yurito Ueda and Yasuhito Tanaka},
  journal={The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={e7-13}
}
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Revision surgery after laminoplasty is rarely performed, and there are few reports of this procedure in the English literature. PURPOSE To evaluate the reasons why patients underwent revision surgery after laminoplasty and to discuss methods of preventing the need for revision surgery. A literature review with a comparative analysis between previous reports and present cases was also performed. STUDY DESIGN Case report and literature review. PATIENT SAMPLE Five patients… CONTINUE READING