Minimally-invasive antero-lateral cervical approach to intraforaminal lesions – description of the technique and illustrative clinical cases

J.F. Cornelius, S.O. Eicker, R. Bostelmann, H.J. Steiger & B. George
Objective: Anteriorly located intraspinal cervical tumors with intraforaminal extension are challenging to approach. When approached from posteriorly, the facets may be compromised or some of the anterior intraforaminal extension may not be reached. When approached with a classical anterior approach,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]