Circumferential Decompression for Thoracic Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament and Ossification of the Yellow Ligament
In spinal hyperosteosis, ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) and ossification of the yellow ligament (OYL) are the main causes of compressive myelopathy.
KeywordsThoracic Spine Posterior Longitudinal Ligament Japanese Orthopaedic Association Posterior Decompression Diamond Burr
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