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European Spine Journal

, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 335–336 | Cite as

Minimal invasive anterior lumbar interbody fusion (mini ALIF)

  • Max Aebi
  • Srinivasan Parthasarathy
  • Ashwin Avadhani
  • S. Rajasekaran
Ganga Operative Spine Course

Keywords

Anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) Minimal invasive surgery Anterior retroperitoneal approach Degenerative disc disease (DDD) 

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  • Max Aebi
  • Srinivasan Parthasarathy
  • Ashwin Avadhani
  • S. Rajasekaran

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