Dual growth rods for infantile scoliosis

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Jayaswal, A., Upendra, B.N., Avadhani, A. et al. Dual growth rods for infantile scoliosis. Eur Spine J 19, 349–350 (2010) doi:10.1007/s00586-010-1310-4

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  • Early onset scoliosis
  • Infantile idiopathic scoliosis
  • Dual growth rod technique
  • Spinal growth