Surgical Considerations for Access to the Spinal Canal

  • Anthony J. Raimondi
Part of the Principles of Pediatric Neurosurgery book series (PRINCPEDIATR)

Abstract

It is not possible to state realistically what the single most important aspect of an operative procedure is (diagnosis, anatomic localization, blood control, exposure, body position). However, it is possible to state that if the surgeon positions the child’s body properly, taking into consideration the location of the lesion and the planned skin incision, he will, throughout the operation, be oriented anatomically and always have the lesion at the center of his operative field.

Keywords

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