Risk factors associated with corrective surgery in congenital scoliosis with tethered cord


Acaroglu E., ALANAY A., Akalan N., Atilla B. , Bulutcu E., Surat A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.39, sa.3, ss.373-378, 1997 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 1997
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.373-378

Özet

Severe neglected congenital scoliosis with tethered cord presents major difficulties in management. The primary objective of this study was to identify the risk factors associated with corrective scoliosis surgery in neglected cases presenting with severe deformity.