percutaneous diskectomy

percutaneous diskectomy

Neurosurgery A form of diskectomy for managing lumbar disk prolapse Outcomes 67% relief of leg pain vs 98% pain relief for standard laminotomy-diskectomy; PD is confined to situations in which disk herniation is contained and neural compression is not produced by a free fragment of bone. Cf Microsurgical diskectomy.
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This year, the DATTA program is reevaluating autologous bone marrow transplantation, percutaneous diskectomy, and transrectal ultrasound of the prostate.
SDI is a leading manufacturer of minimally invasive surgical devices for the spine, including the Nucleotome(R) for use in percutaneous diskectomy and the Ray Threaded Fusion Cage(TM) spine implants for use in interbody fusions.
SDI is a leading manufacturer of minimally invasive surgical devices for the spine, including the Nucleotome(tm) for use in percutaneous diskectomy and the Ray Threaded Fusion Cage(tm) spine implants for use in interbody fusions.

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