Lateral lumbar interbody fusion: A better, worse, and similar approach to lumbar arthrodesis

Alpesh A. Patel*

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)57-59
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1 2016


  • DLIF
  • Lateral lumbar interbody fusion
  • MIS fusion
  • XLIF
  • arthrodesis
  • complications
  • minimally invasive fusion
  • outcomes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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