Future C3-C6 Anterior and Posterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion with Instrumentation - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This exhibit features the following images :\r\nAnterior Portion of surgery:\r\n1. Incision into the front of the neck with exposure of the vertebrae C3-C6,\r\n2. Decompression of the C4-5 ad C5-6 disc spaces.\r\n3. Fusion and plate/screw placement anteriorly from C3-C6.\r\nPosterior Portion of surgery:\r\n1. Incision into the back of the neck with exposure of the vertebrae C3-C6,\r\n2. Further decompression and laminectomies C4-5, and C5-6.\r\n3. Placement pedicle screws and rods posteriorly from C3-C6.\r\nFinal side view revealing a full appreciation for the 360° anterior-posterior fusion hardware.