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Year : 2004  |  Volume : 52  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 116--117

Double-hook retractor for microlumbar discectomy and foraminotomy

JK Parthiban 
 Department of Neurosurgery, Kovai Medical Center and Hospital, P.B No. 3209 Avanashi Road, Coimbatore - 641014, India

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J K Parthiban
Flat No.9, TF 7, 4th Block, Orchid Parsn Sesh Nestle Campus, Nanjundapuram Road, Coimbatore - 641036
India

Aiming to achieve better results in microlumbar discectomy and foraminotomy, a double-hook retractor has been designed to retract lumbar paraspinal muscles away from the spinous process. A double-hook retractor obviates the limitations of single-hook systems.


How to cite this article:
Parthiban J K. Double-hook retractor for microlumbar discectomy and foraminotomy.Neurol India 2004;52:116-117


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Parthiban J K. Double-hook retractor for microlumbar discectomy and foraminotomy. Neurol India [serial online] 2004 [cited 2021 Sep 19 ];52:116-117
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