Revision surgery for implant failure after PSO

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Brayda-Bruno, M., Luca, A., Gobetti, F. et al. Revision surgery for implant failure after PSO. Eur Spine J 23, 706–707 (2014).

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  • Sagittal imbalance
  • Reconstruction surgery
  • XLIF
  • Implant failure
  • PSO