Cloward technique. Definition

Medical Definition: Cloward technique

Anterior cervical fusion, developed and described by the neurosurgeon who has given his name. It is characterized by the completion of a drill between the two vertebrae to be fused, through which the surgeon with the proper equipment, you can remove the disc or osteophyte fragmendo and decompress the affected. Subsequently placing a cylindrical bone graft to promote bone formation.

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