Metastatic disease to the spine can be very common in cancer patients. While this condition can often be present without any symptoms, it can often present with pain and neurological symptoms. In this program, Dr. Jason Rockhill explains one effective non-operative treatment for cancer to the spine: radiation. Dr. Michael Lee then discusses metastatic spine disease and Dr. Fangyi Zhang closes the program with some relevant case studies.
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