Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) subsidence

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

ACDF subsistence. 

Case Discussion

This patient underwent an anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) with disc spacer. Over the course of 10 months significant subsidence develops, with the spacer gradually sinking into the superior endplate of C6.

PlayAdd to Share
Case
Full screen case
Case with hidden diagnosis
Full screen case with hidden diagnosis

Case Information

rID: 7196
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
Tags: spine, cervical
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert_accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert_accept Thank you for updating your details.