European Spine Journal

, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 510–511 | Cite as

Short segment treatment of adult degenerative scoliosis with TLIF L3/L4

  • Othmar Schwarzenbach
Open Operating Theatre (OOT)


Adult degenerative lumbar scoliosis Surgical technique Lumbar fusion Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion TLIF 

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