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A prosthetic device for interposition in a space left by one or more excised vertebral posterior structures. The prosthetic device comprises a lamina bridge having an inferior portion for replacing an excised lamina; at least one inferior facet replacement device, connected to the inferior portion of the lamina bridge, to replace an excised inferior articular process; and at least one superior facet replacement device to replace an excised superior articular process. The at least one superior facet replacement device articulates with the at least one inferior facet replacement device.

Title
Posterior elements motion restoring device
Application Number
10/635622
Publication Number
7377942 (B2)
Application Date
August 6, 2003
Publication Date
May 27, 2008
Inventor
Bret M Berry
Jacksonville
FL, US
Agent
Haynes and Boone
Assignee
Warsaw Orthopedic
IN, US
IPC
A61F 2/24
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