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The data within this manuscript were presented orally under the title “Role of routine biopsy and improvement in pain and function following vertebroplasty for vertebral compression fractures—a tertiary centre experience” by Soumya Mukherjee at the 3rd World Congress of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery & Techniques in Bahia, Brazil, on August 17, 2012.
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