Segmental artery injury during transforaminal percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy: Two case reports
Wan-Jae Cho, Ki-Won Kim, Bo-Hyoung Kim, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Yeouido St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, Catholic University of Korea, Seoul 07345, South Korea
Hyung-Youl Park, Jun-Seok Lee, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Eunpyeong St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, Catholic University of Korea, Seoul 03312, South Korea
Author contributions: Lee JS conceived the idea of the case report; Kim KW, Park HY, and Kim BH prepared the figures and collected the data; Cho WJ wrote the manuscript; All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
Informed consent statement: Both patients included in the present case series gave their consent prior to study inclusion.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.
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Corresponding author: Jun-Seok Lee, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Eunpyeong St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, Catholic University of Korea, No. 1021 Tongil-Ro, Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul 03312, South Korea. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: July 23, 2022
Peer-review started: July 23, 2022
First decision: October 12, 2022
Revised: October 19, 2022
Accepted: November 2, 2022
Article in press: November 2, 2022
Published online: November 26, 2022