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Balloon Gives Lift to Surgery Repairing Fractured Vertebrae

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A new procedure at Ohio State University Medical Center relieves the severe pain of broken vertebrae and restores height to hunched-over patients



My dad had fell backwards and fractured 3 or 4 vertabraes, he had kyphoplasty and is still hurting real bad. His chest is hurting also, he feels like 2 bones rubbing together in there. He had it done around Sept. 18, 2008. Does anybody know what can help [email protected]