lumbar nerve


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Noun1.lumbar nerve - any of five pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the lumbar section of the spinal cordlumbar nerve - any of five pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the lumbar section of the spinal cord
nervus spinalis, spinal nerve - any of the 31 pairs of nerves emerging from each side of the spinal cord (each attached to the cord by two roots: ventral and dorsal)
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Extradural corticosteroid injection in management of lumbar nerve root compression.
The purpose is to restore the normal alignment of the lumbar spine, relieve the symptoms of lumbar nerve root compression and rebuild the stability of the spine.8 In the final follow-up, all patients had fused without pseudarthrosis formation, internal fixation loosening or breakdown, or other complications.
MR image-based grading of lumbar nerve root compromise due to disk herniation: reliability study with surgical correlation.
As reported by Jinnai et al., anatomic features of lumbar nerve roots, which run long distances from the conus to the foramina, could probably explain the higher percentage of lumbar schwannomas and why the incidence of intraextradural tumors decreases as you move from the cervical to the lumbar spine [2].
The anterior QL block consistently dyed lumbar nerve roots and sometimes nerves within the TAP.
Rabin A, Gerstzen PC, Karausky P, Bunker CH, Potter DM, Welch WC.The sensitivity of the seated straight-leg raise test compared with the supine straight-leg raise test in patients presenting with magnetic resonance imaging evidence of lumbar nerve root compression.