Surgical Stabilization of the Thoracic Spine - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This stock medical exhibit features illustrations that depict steps from a surgical stabilization procedure used to stabilize a patient's thoracic spine. The first illustration shows the incision sites for the procedure on a posterior male figure. The second illustration features laminectomies at the T4-5 level and the removal of the T5 facets. The third illustration shows the placement of the pedicle screws from T2-7. The fourth illustration depicts the insertion of the stabilization rods. The final image pictures the insertion of bone graft and a cross connector bar.