facetectomy


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fac·e·tec·to·my

n. extirpación de la faceta auricular.
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A unilateral laminotomy and partial facetectomy were performed on the side consistent with the patient's symptoms or anatomical abnormalities.
Based on the basis procedure type the market is segmented into major procedures such as discectomy, laminectomy, foraminectomy, facetectomy, corpectomy among others.
This new code covers endoscopic decompression of the spinal cord, nerve root(s), including laminotomy, partial facetectomy, foraminotomy, discectomy and/or excision of herniated intervertebral disc, 1 interspace, lumbar, and will be enforced as of January 1st, 2017.
The miTLIF procedures were performed using a tubular retractor for total facetectomy, diskectomy, and interbody fusion, followed by percutaneous instrumentation.
Layla's case was more complicated and also required an osteotomy (the surgical removal of a part of bone), facetectomy (where a part of the vertebral joint is removed to alleviate nerve compression) and spine correction to ease the extreme curvature in her spine," explained Dr Firas M.
A cadaveric study on the stability of lumbar segment after partial laminotomy and facetectomy with intact posterior ligaments.
A monosegmental or multisegmental laminectomy above and below the extent of the tumor was performed, completed with partial facetectomy on tumor side in order to increase the view in only two cases.
Therefore, determination of muscle spindle responses to the 1mm ramp and hold displacements was conducted in the following order: laminectomy-only, laminectomy & facet screw, laminectomy & facetectomy (Table 2).
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.
The patient was performed operation of bilateral extended interlaminectomy, facetectomy, meningoradiculitis, posterior spondylodesis with implants from porous titanium nickelide at the levels L4-L5, L5-S1 and transpedicular fixation.