# 202 Does Standard Surgical Preparation in Lumbar Spine Surgery Eradicate Propionibacterium Species Dwelling in Skin?

General Session: Tumor, Trauma, and Infection

Presented by: C. Dowe - View Abstract

Author(s):

C. Dowe(1), T. Callanan(1), S. Grinberg(1), R. Simon(1), D. Lebl(1), F. Cammisa(1), C. Abjornson(1)

(1) Hospital for Special Surgery, Integrated Spine Research Program, New York, NY, United States