Unilateral Partial Hemilaminectomy for the Removal of Extra- and Intramedullary Tumours and AVMs

  • M. G. Yaşargil
  • B. I. Tranmer
  • T. E. Adamson
  • P. Roth
Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 18)


In 1967, microsurgical techniques were introduced in Zürich. Since that time, the senior author has had the opportunity to operate on 78 spinal AVMs and 250 spinal tumours (46 extradural, 94 extramedullary, and 110 intramedullary tumours).


Spinal Deformity Spinal Tumour Ligamentum Flavum Spinal Cord Tumour Paravertebral Muscle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. G. Yaşargil
    • 1
  • B. I. Tranmer
    • 2
  • T. E. Adamson
    • 1
  • P. Roth
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Division of NeurosurgeryUniversity of CalgaryCalgaryCanada

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