Defining the role of microsurgery in the treatment of spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas

Markus F. Oertel, Veit Rohde, Michael Mull, Joachim M. Gilsbach, Armin K. Thron & Franz-Josef Hans
Objective: Although spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas (SDAVF) are the mostly encountered vascular malformations of the spinal cord, their preferred and optimal treatment remains controversial. Thus, based on experience with the largest series of microsurgically treated SDAVF and analysis of the longest[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]