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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2018, Article ID 7620182, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/7620182
Case Report

A Recurrent Cervical Neurenteric Cyst Treated Anteriorly: Safe, Gross-Total Excision Facilitated by Prophylactic Unilateral Vertebral Artery Exposure, Microdissection, and Spinal Cord Monitoring—A Case Report and Technical Note

1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kubokawa Hospital, 902-1 Mitsuke, Shimanto-cho, Takaoka-gun, Kochi 786-0002, Japan
2Laboratory of Diagnostic Pathology, Kochi Medical School, Kohasu Oko-cho, Nankoku, Kochi 783-8505, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Kazunobu Kida; moc.liamg@ihcoknoguzak

Received 28 December 2017; Accepted 5 February 2018; Published 4 March 2018

Academic Editor: Paolo Perrini

Copyright © 2018 Kazunobu Kida 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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