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Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion with Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation for the Treatment of Postoperative Pyogenic Spondylodiscitis

Koo SK, Hwang BW, Lee SH

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):276-279.
Deep wound infection is a serious surgical complication. The majority of patients with pyogenic spondylodiscitis can be treated non-surgically with antibiotics and immobilization. However, although surgical management of pyogenic spondylodiscitis...
Anterior Cervical Disc Herniation Presenting as Instability and Minimal Dysphagia: A Case Report

Kim DY, Park YS, Jeong JH

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):272-275.
Few symptomatic anterior cervical disc herniations have been found in the literatures. We describe a rare case of an anterior cervical disc herniation presenting as instability and minimal dysphagia. A...
High Grade Myxofibrosarcoma in the Paravertebral Muscle: A Case Report

Nam DH, Kim TW, Park KH, Kim JO

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):268-271.
Many different abnormalities, such as, neoplasm, infection, traumatic hematoma, or congenital or immune myopathy, may be found in the paravertebral muscles. However, neoplasms of paravertebral muscle are an uncommon cause...
O-arm(R) Imaging System Coupled with Navigation Guided Posterior Atlantoaxial Screw Fixation in the Patient with Ponticulus Posticus, an Anatomical Variation of Atlas

Kim SM, Ryu KS, Lee HJ, Park CK

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):265-267.
Ponticulus posticus is an abnormal bony bridge of posterior arch of atlas. The resulting foramen contains the vertebral artery and has clinical significance in lateral mass screw insertion into the...
Transection of the Spinal Cord Following Anterior Cervical Stab Injury: A Case Report

Park CM, Kim DY, Jeong JH, Park YS

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):261-264.
Stab wounds to the neck with transection of the cervical spinal cord and complete paraplegia in combination with penetrating injury to the trachea and esophagus are extremely uncommon, and optimal...
A Chordoma of the Thoracic Spine: A Case Report

Park JS, Ryu KS, Lee KY, Park CK

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):258-260.
A 52-year-old woman presented with a thoracic chordoma at T1-3 level as abnormal sensations on the trunk and low extremities and both legs weakness. Almost total resection was possible through...
Brown-Sequard Syndrome Caused by Spinal Cord Infarction: A Case Report and Literature Review

Kim HS, Kim SW, Lee SM, Shin H

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):255-257.
Brown-Sequard syndrome is usually observed in patients with compressive myelopathy due to trauma, cord tumors, and degenerative spinal diseases. Brown-Sequard syndrome resulting from spinal cord infarction is rare. We report...
Mini-Transthoracic Supradiaphragmatic Approach to the Thoracolumbar Junction

Chang JC, Park HK, Doh JW, Park J

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):249-254.
Anterior reconstruction with instrumentation of the thoracolumbar junction (TLJ) offers: 1) the biomechanical advantage of immediate restoration of the load-bearing anterior column and 2) the ideal biological milieu for an...
The Comparative Study for Clinical and Radiologic Results of Unilateral Kyphoplasty and Bilateral Vertebroplasty

Moon BG

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):242-248.
OBJECTIVE: To elucidate postoperative clinical and radiologic efficacy of unilateral kyphoplasty compared for percutaneous bilateral vertebroplasty. METHODS: One hundred patients with osteoporotic compression fracture at thoracolumbar junction were enrolled in this...
Load Distribution in Functional Spinal Unit with SB Charite III(R) Artificial Disc; Finite Element Analysis

Yoon SH, Kim HJ

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):234-241.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effects of SB Charite III(R) artificial disc implantation on the biomechanics of functional spinal units. METHODS: A nonlinear intact osteoligamentous three-dimensional finite element model of L4-L5 was...
Comparative Analysis of Clinical Outcomes and Adjacent Level Angle Change on Single-level Lumbar 4-5 Fusion Using Percutaneous Screw Fixation and Open Screw Fixation

Lim TK, Lee SG, Park CW, Kim WK

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):228-233.
OBJECTIVE: Percutaneous pedicle screw fixation is one of treatment option in lumbar degenerative disease. The advantage of percutaneous pedicle screw fixation is to minimize iatrogenic injury of supporting structures in...
Development and Perspective of Biomaterials for Spinal Fusion

Yoon BH, Kim HE

  • Korean J Spine.
  • 2010 Dec;7(4):221-227.
In this article, research trend of biomaterials for spinal fusion was summarized with an emphasis on hydroxyapatite (HA), titanium(Ti), and polyetheretherketone (PEEK) as representatives of ceramics, metals, and polymers, respectively....

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