herniated disc

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Synonyms for herniated disc

a painful rupture of the fibrocartilage of the disc between spinal vertebrae

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BioDisc, now undergoing clinical evaluation, is a fast-setting protein hydrogel designed to fill the void created during the removal, or discectomy, of nucleus material after a lumbar spinal disc herniation.
Octopus in my opinion has the potential to become an important addition to standard microdiscectomy, avoiding recurrent spinal disc herniation.
TOLOCHENAZ, Switzerland, October 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study announced today by Medtronic will investigate the short and long-term benefits of adding a spinal stabilisation system to a standard herniectomy procedure in patients with spinal disc herniation.
Preliminary results show that BioDisc can significantly reduce pain and improve function in patients with spinal disc herniations.
The study, targeted to address spinal disc herniations at the L4/L5 and L5/S1 levels, is designed to gather basic safety and performance data.