Vertebral Column Decancellation Technique for Thoracolumbar Kyphosis in Ankylosing Spondylitis

  • Yan Wang
  • Xuesong Zhang
  • Yonggang Zhang
  • Zheng Wang
  • Guoquan Zheng
  • Zhifa Zhang


Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory disease, primarily involving the sacroiliac joints and spinal column from caudal to cranial.


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The consent for publication of this study was obtained from all the patients involved. And the study was approved by the ethical committee of PLA General Hospital.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yan Wang
    • 1
  • Xuesong Zhang
    • 1
  • Yonggang Zhang
    • 1
  • Zheng Wang
    • 1
  • Guoquan Zheng
    • 1
  • Zhifa Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Chinese PLA General HospitalBeijingChina

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