The Anterior Extraperitoneal Video-assisted Approach to the Lumbar Spine

  • M. Onimus
  • H. Chataigner


Lumbar Spine Iliac Vein Degenerative Disc Disease Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Retrograde Ejaculation 
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  • H. Chataigner

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