Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

ALIF

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_148

Synonyms

Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Definition

Anterior lumbar interbody fusion are graft/cages placed between the vertebral bodies by anterior approach.

 Spinal Fusion for Chronic Back Pain

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