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European Spine Journal

, Volume 20, Issue 9, pp 1580–1581 | Cite as

Adult de novo lumbar scoliosis. Posterior instrumented fusion with Smith-Peterson osteotomy, decompression and management of postoperative infection

  • Claudio Lamartina
  • Maria Petruzzi
Open Operating Theatre (OOT)

Keywords

Scoliosis Adult Spinal fusion instrumentation Complications Wound infection 

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  • Claudio Lamartina
  • Maria Petruzzi

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