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Fixing the Cervical Spine:

Surgical Approaches for the Neck

Chapter 16

C1 to C2:Atlas-Axis Cervical Fusion

with Lateral Mass Screws

Lateral mass screws can provide fixation for fusion between the C1 and C2 vertebrae. Illustration with permission of Journal of Neurosurgery – previously published:  Neurosurgical Focus 12(1) A6, 2002.