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22 Years' Experience in East Taiwan
Treatment modalities for spinal tuberculosis

On the basis of the four-drug combination in the initial phase followed by treatment for up to 12 months, along with appropriate surgical correction, can lead to good cliinical outcomes with acceptable risks.

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Formosan Journal of Surgery
Volume / Volumen: 46
Number / Número: 6
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 189-194
Year / Año: 2013
Month / Mes: december

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Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital and Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan, Taiwan

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Yu-Cheng Chou was invited by SIIC on
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  The authors' report was accepted on
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2017, june 6
The authors' report was accepted on
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2017, june 6
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2017, september 4

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Infectious Diseases


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Treatment Modalities for Tuberculosis of the Spine: 22 Years' Experience in East Taiwan

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Yu-Cheng Chou1, Yu-Hung Chen2

2 M.d., Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital And Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwanb, Resident

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