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BioMed Research International
Volume 2016, Article ID 7261027, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/7261027
Clinical Study

Miniopen Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion with Unilateral Fixation: A Comparison between Ipsilateral and Contralateral Reherniation

Department of Orthopaedics, Zhongshan Hospital of Fudan University, 180 Fenglin Road, Shanghai, China

Received 8 June 2016; Revised 30 September 2016; Accepted 11 October 2016

Academic Editor: Hiroaki Nakamura

Copyright © 2016 Zheng Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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