Balloon kyphoplasty (BKP) is a minimally invasive procedure that has been shown to reduce pain from a spinal fracture due to osteoporosis, cancer or benign lesion2.Learn about BKP
All devices carry risks and are not right for everyone. Your doctor should discuss potential benefits and risks with you.
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