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Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) pseudoarthrosis

Case contributed by Dr Frank Gaillard


Incidental finding on follow-up.

Case Discussion:

This patient had an anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) with bone graft. The graft did not take, and the resultant pseudoarthrosis lead to eventual hardware failure with fracture thought both upper screws.

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