05062850 is referenced by 244 patents and cites 8 patents.

A vertebral body prosthetic device for replacing a surgically removed natural vertebral body and a method for its fixation to thereby reconstruct a patient's spinal column. The inventive device generally comprises upper and lower endplates separated by a plurality of support columns or posts. The device is dimensioned to fit completely within the patient's vertebral column and is fixed using axially-oriented screws.

Title
Axially-fixed vertebral body prosthesis and method of fixation
Application Number
7/465419
Publication Number
5062850
Application Date
January 16, 1990
Publication Date
November 5, 1991
Inventor
Regis Haid Jr
San Antonio
TX, US
Michael MacMillan
Gainesville
FL, US
Agent
Spensley Horn Jubas & Lubitz
Assignee
University of Florida
FL, US
IPC
A61F 2/44
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