facetectomy


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fac·e·tec·to·my

n. extirpación de la faceta auricular.
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The report also covers the spinal decompression devices market; it has been further classified into five segments on the basis of type of procedure, namely, discectomy, laminotomy/laminectomy, foraminotomy/foraminectomy, facetectomy, and corpectomy.
The spinal decompression devices market, by type of procedure, covers discectomy, laminotomy/laminectomy, foraminotomy/foraminectomy, facetectomy, and corpectomy procedures.
A cadaveric study on the stability of lumbar segment after partial laminotomy and facetectomy with intact posterior ligaments.
The company's new minimally invasive facetectomy removal instrument, iO-Tome, was cleared by the FDA in October last year, and Baxano plans to release it in the fourth quarter of 2013.
A 63-year-old female with a history of spondylolisthesis underwent L4-L5 diskectomy and facetectomy with cage placement for back and leg pain.
One of the more technically challenging steps of a less invasive fusion procedure such as a transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) is performing a good facetectomy," commented Robert Isaacs, MD, a neurosurgeon from Durham, North Carolina.
After discussion with the patient, he underwent an uneventful, left sided, L4-L5 microdiscectomy with partial medial facetectomy and laminotomy under loupe magnification.
The combination of our AxiaLfF and Veo lumbar fusion products with Baxano's iO-Flex and iO-Tome systems for lumbar direct decompression and facetectomy, respectively, will allow us to better meet the needs of our spine surgeon customers.
Following a laminectomy and medial facetectomy, the device is affixed to the spine via four pedicle screws using a standard posterior surgical approach.