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an occurrence that involves the production of a union

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the state of being combined into one body

the merging of adjacent sounds or syllables or words

a nuclear reaction in which nuclei combine to form more massive nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy

the combining of images from the two eyes to form a single visual percept

correction of an unstable part of the spine by joining two or more vertebrae

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the act of fusing (or melting) together

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Anterior interbody fusion (AIF) has the advantage of a broader access to the disc space.
The investigational group of 242 patients was implanted with the Bryan Cervical Disc, while the control group of 221 patients received a single level anterior interbody fusion procedure with allograft and plate stabilization.
All 23 patients underwent anterior interbody fusion with a femoral ring allograft or iliac crest bone graft in addition to posterior lumbar decompression and fusion with instrumentation.
Instability of the cervical spine after anterior interbody fusion.
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