Kyphoplasty

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Kyphoplasty is a recently developed technique in the treatment of vertebral compression fractures.

In this procedure, liquid bone cement is injected through a needle into the fractured vertebra.  This bone cement hardens in a few minutes, and is thought to relieve pain by instantly stabilizing the fractured bony fragments.

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