Experience of using balloon kyphoplasty in traumatic fractures of the spine.
Authors: Т.Т. Кerimbayev, V.G. Аleinikov, Е.А. Urunbayev, Е.V. Кisayev, B.S. Yerizhepbekov
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The results of surgical treatment of patient with L2
vertebra compression fracture by kyphoplasty is given
in this paper. The operation performed in a standard
manner, after introducing a set of pedicle needles on
both sides, the height of the vertebral body was restored
with two balloons, and the vertebral body was fulfi lled
with the bone cement. This methodology allowed to
restore the height of the vertebral body with preservation
of anatomical and physiological relations of the spine
and give the ability to activate the patient after surgery.
Keywords: balloon kyphoplasty, a spinal injury, a
compression fracture of the spine.