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L4-S1 Posterior Spinal Fusion
L4-S1 Posterior Spinal Fusion

Posterior midline incision from L4 down to S1. The posterior lamina and facets are removed from L4, L5 and S1. Bone graft is harvested from the iliac crest. Cages packed with bone graft are inserted into the L4-5 and L5-S1 intervertebral spaces. Hardware is placed at L4, L5 S1, and bone graft is applied over the decorticated lateral gutters.

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Last Updated: Jun 17th, 2020

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