Lumbopelvic reconstruction after combined L5 spondylectomy and total sacrectomy for en bloc resection of a malignant fibrous histiocytoma.

TitleLumbopelvic reconstruction after combined L5 spondylectomy and total sacrectomy for en bloc resection of a malignant fibrous histiocytoma.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsGallia GL, Suk I, Witham TF, Gearhart SL, Black JH, Redett RJ, Sciubba DM, Wolinsky J-P, Gokaslan ZL
JournalNeurosurgery
Volume67
Issue2
PaginationE498-502
Date Published2010 Aug
Abstract

Primary sacral neoplasms that extend superiorly to involve the distal lumbar spine represent complex surgical problems. Treatment options for these patients are often limited to hemicorporectomy.

DOI10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181e03881
Alternate JournalNeurosurgery