4 Indications of vertebroplasty


Vertebroplasty is a procedure of injection of bone cement into a pathological vertebral body. There are several indications. However, the main indication is a painful vertebral body.

indications of vertebroplasty

The indications of vertebroplasty are

  1. Osteoporotic fractures
  2. Vertebral fractures in active healing phase
  3. Tumorigenic causes – metastases, hemangioma, multiple myeloma
  4. Other metabolic disorders

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External links you may like

  1. J.B. Martin et.al. | Vertebroplasty: clinical experience and follow-up results. Sciencedirect

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