discectomy


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discectomy

n (pl -mies) discectomía
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With an estimated 480,0003 discectomy procedures for managing lumbar herniation performed each year in the US, lumbar discectomy has been criticized in the medical literature for producing inconsistent results.
13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study that was published in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine shows that the successful outcome of a lumbar discectomy procedure is highly dependent on whether it is the first surgery, a revision surgery, or a second revision surgery.
Intrinsic is enrolling up to 800 patients in a prospective, randomized, superiority study comparing Barricaid to traditional limited discectomy.
The Zuma-C features color-coded instruments that can be used in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, a surgical procedure to remove a herniated or degenerative neck disc.
The use of BioDisc as an adjunct to standard discectomy surgery has the potential to provide spinal stability and preserve range of motion for patients suffering from herniated discs.
Haley had back surgery - specifically a microscopic lumbar discectomy - on Dec.
has released the uCerv interbody system, a spinal implant device used for anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) surgical procedures (C2-C7).
He developed the Non-Traumatic Discectomy for treating herniated and bulging discs in the spine.
The microscopic procedure, a lateral foramen discectomy, uses a fiber-optics device to slice the portion of the disk that is protruding into the nerve in Brown's back.
KFAR SABA, Israel -- NLT SPINE, a developer of products for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS) and percutaneous procedures, announced today that its eSPIN powered discectomy system has received 510(k) clearance from the U.
Our proprietary synthetic small peptide (P-15) technology met all four pre-specified primary endpoints in a pivotal clinical trial in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) procedures," said Glen Kashuba, CEO of Cerapedics.
The Jon Block Group has had a number of recent articles published in SPINE, including "Safety and effectiveness of bone allografts in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgery" (Spine 2011;36(24):2045-2050), a collaboration between Drs.