laminectomy


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lam·i·nec·to·my

 (lăm′ə-nĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. lam·i·nec·to·mies
Surgical removal of the posterior arch of a vertebra.

laminectomy

(ˌlæmɪˈnɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical incision into the backbone to gain access to the spinal cord. Also called: rachiotomy
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Noun1.laminectomy - surgical removal of the bony arches on one or more vertebrae
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
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lam·i·nec·to·my

n. laminectomía, extirpación de una o varias láminas vertebrales.

laminectomy

n (pl -mies) laminectomía
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22, 2014, the plaintiff was taken back to the operating room for a bilateral laminectomy at L4, with a pre-operative diagnosis of stenosis L4 with partial cauda equina syndrome.
Tenders are invited for laminectomy set to the department of neurosurgery
Enlarged laminectomy and lateral mass screw fixation for multilevel cervical degenerative myelopathy associated with kyphosis.
The initial treatment of choice is surgical decompression by laminectomy, debridement of the paravertebral lesions and removal of the entire cysts.
Following his request, he was transferred to Apollonion private hospital where he underwent a laminectomy and the removal of an epidural hematoma.
We did a laminectomy and faced a challenge excising the tumour which was surrounded by a network of nerves criss crossing it.
If lumbar decompression surgery is recommended, you'll usually have at least one of the following procedures under general anaesthetic: Laminectomy - where a section of bone is removed from one of your vertebrae (spinal bones) to relieve pressure on the affected nerve.
Mixter and Barr performed the first lumbar discectomy by a laminectomy and transdural approach in 1934.
Based on the basis procedure type the market is segmented into major procedures such as discectomy, laminectomy, foraminectomy, facetectomy, corpectomy among others.
The patient was prepared for surgical decompression with preoperative planning for a C1 laminectomy and dorsal C1/C2 fusion.
33) Irrigation and debridement followed by repeat irrigation and debridement and laminectomy and decompression, intravenous antibiotics Gelfand, et al.
For each sub-section, participants were asked if physiotherapy intervention varied based on surgical procedure (microdiscectomy, discectomy, laminectomy or fusion) or individual surgeon preferences.