corpectomy


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corpectomy

(kōr-pek'tŏ-mē),
Removal of a vertebral body during spinal surgery.
[L. corpus, body, + -ectomy]
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The medical application segment accounted for 9.6% of the overall revenue in 2016 and is expected to witness strong growth on account of high usage of polyether ether ketone (PEEK) in the spinal area, anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion, rotator cuffs and shoulder labrum repair, maxillofacial defects, and dental work.
Lissy holds an inventor patent for the Stackable Cage System for corpectomy and vertebrectomy.
In addition, the company introduced four new products in 2018: SPIRA-C Open Matrix Cervical Interbody, TI-DIAGON Anatomic Oblique TLIF, the second generation of ENZA-A Titanium 3D-printed MIS ALIF as well as the SPIRA-V Open Matrix Corpectomy.
Clinical and Radiological Results after Anterior Cervical Corpectomy with Cage Fusion-a Retrospective Comparison of PEEK vs.
After all the treatment options were explained, 20 (of the 75) patients with severe canal compromise anterior column disruption and posterior ligamentous complex (PLC) disruption were selected to undergo surgery using a posterior-only approach consisting of a transpedicular corpectomy with anterior column reconstruction via expandable-cage placement and posterior instrumentation and fusion.
22, 2012, and underwent a very lengthy operation consisting of C4-C5 corpectomy, and C3-C4 and C5-C6 discectomy via an anterior approach.
For 2018, the company anticipates a strong year with the planned launch of three exceptional new products - the second generation of ENZA MIS ALIF, SPIRA-L Open Architecture Lateral Cage and SPIRAV Open Matrix Corpectomy. It has active product development pipeline and expect submission and approval of six new products for US FDA clearance this year, added the CEO.
Due to new neurologic symptoms, the patient went to the operating room on hospital day #3 and underwent C5-C6 corpectomy, C4-C7 anterior fusion with allograft, and C3-T1 posterior fusion with allograft.
After the C3/4 disc was incised and removed, subtotal corpectomy of C3 and resection of one-third of the rostral portion of C4 vertebral body were carried out.
Upon failure of nonoperative conservative treatment, operative treatments including anterior cervical disk fusion (ACDF) combined with corpectomy in some cases and placement of plates and screws, laminectomy, and posterior fusion, or a combination of these techniques are employed [4-8].
The chosen surgical procedure was corpectomy of the C5 vertebral body, and autogenous iliac bone graft fusion, revealing that both the C4/5 and C5/6 implants were deformed.