A collection of items used for exposure of the back or dorsal surface of the body between the thorax and the pelvis during surgical procedures. Item may be mounted onto a surgical table. May include a rail clamp, upright arm, joint, crossbar, serrated universal joints, interchangeable blade handle, nerve root retractor, lubricant, and other related items.
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