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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Rezaian's procedure, however, a herniated disc of neck or back can be treated under local anesthesia using minimally invasive endoscopic microsurgery.
I don't know what happened to me, I had something bothering me, some called it a herniated disc while others said it was sciatica," said Abdullah, who supported himself with a cane while he was walking.
This prospective, controlled and randomized study enrolled 90 patients (18 to 66 years old) with low back pain associated with contained herniated discs and who had previously failed conservative care and one epidural steroid injection.
Effective Treatments Now Available For Herniated Discs
If you are suffering from back pain that may be the result of a herniated disc or failed back surgery, now is the time to see what steps can be taken.
In a recent retrospective study of the outcomes of 27 patients who underwent a HydroDiscectomy procedure to treat their lumbar herniated disc, these patients required zero revision procedures within the first year after surgery, compared to 34 patients who underwent a microdiscectomy spine surgery using conventional techniques to treat a lumbar herniation, 17.
BRT" or the "Company")(OTC BB: BRTX), a life sciences company focused on developing stem cell based cellular therapies for various personal medical applications, today announced that it has received approval from the Western Institutional Review Board ("the Board") to complete a retrospective safety study on selected subjects previously treated by the Company's brtxDISC (TM)bulging and herniated disc procedure.
Summary: Saudi King Abdullah is suffering from a herniated disc, the royal court declared on Friday, four days after he failed to preside over the weekly cabinet meeting.
McPherson shelved: Dallas McPherson blamed a herniated disc in his back for the back spasms that forced him onto the 15-day disabled list Saturday.
He missed 50 games, including 39in a row because of a separated ligament in his left foot and then missed seven of the final eight regular-season games with a herniated disc.
Laser pain reduction therapy works well for swelling, arthritic pain, herniated disc, spinal stenosis, diabetic neuropathies, shingles, sciatic pain, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritics, gout, back, leg and neck problems.
Information on the SPORT Study, herniated disc patient stories and spinal surgery options can be found at www.
Booty update: Booty underwent surgery at USC University Hospital, where doctors operated on his herniated disc and removed a fragment from his back.
Medvedenko underwent surgery Thursday to repair the herniated disc in his back.
com) announced today that it will sponsor the training of spine surgeons at a Korean venue to perform a new, herniated disc repair procedure called HydroDiscectomy.