What are the posterior surgical approaches in the treatment of cervical spondylosis?

Updated: Apr 23, 2020
  • Author: Hassan Ahmad Hassan Al-Shatoury, MD, PhD, MHPE; Chief Editor: Dean H Hommer, MD  more...
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Posterior approaches include the following [4, 22] :

  • Decompressive laminectomy and foraminotomy

  • Hemilaminectomy

  • Laminoplasty [23, 24]


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