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From: Comparative analysis of the efficacy of a transverse process bone graft with other bone grafts in the treatment of single-segment thoracic spinal tuberculosis

Fig. 1

Transversus bone graft group: a-c A transverse process was harvested from a normal adjacent vertebra. Both ends of the transverse process were trimmed and ground to create a columnar cage with annular cortical bone on the sides and cancellous bone at both ends. d According to the size of the intervertebral space defect, one to two cages created from transverse processes were implanted. A pedicle screw system was used to immobilize bone grafts and vertebral segments

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