Surgical palliation of spinal oncologic disease: a review and analysis of current approaches.

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The clinical problem of primary and secondary vertebral tumours is encountered with increasing frequency throughout North America as oncologic management protocols evolve and the population continues to age. These lesions can present problems of pain, instability and paralysis. Optimal surgical palliation is often of benefit when more conservative methods… (More)

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