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Expert’s comment concerning Grand Rounds case entitled “Aneurysmal bone cyst of C2 treated with novel anterior reconstruction and stabilization” by S. Rajasekaran et al. (Eur Spine J; 2016: DOI 10.1007/s00586-016-4518-0)

  • Stefano Boriani
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Notes

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GSpine4 UnitIRCCS Galeazzi Orthopedic InstituteMilanItaly

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