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Shetty, A.P., Kanna, R.M., Avadhani, A. et al. Lumbar spinous process split decompression. Eur Spine J 19, 357–358 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00586-010-1312-2
- Micro decompression surgery
- Lumbar spine
- Spinal canal stenosis
- Split spinous process