spinal fusion

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Noun1.spinal fusion - correction of an unstable part of the spine by joining two or more vertebrae; usually done surgically but sometimes done by traction or immobilization
correction - treatment of a specific defect; "the correction of his vision with eye glasses"
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Spinal surgery is done to correct spinal fusion, also called spondylodesis or spondylosyndesis.
The surgical fusion two vertebrae are known as spondylodesis or spondylosyndesis. Acquired fusion can be due to disease like tuberculosis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis & trauma.
The first stage: (24.10.2002) Mobilizing discectomy and interbody spondylosyndesis by bone autografts at 6 levels (Th5-6-Th11-12).