epiduroscopy

epiduroscopy

(ep″i-door-os′kŏ-pē, -dūr-) [ epidur(al) + -scopy]
The insertion of a fiber-optic scope into the epidural space that surrounds the spinal cord to diagnose and treat chronic back pain.
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Among their topics are the anatomic origin of spinal pain and clinical presentations, the sacral hiatus epiduroscopic approach, anesthetic management for epiduroscopy, transforaminal epirduroscopic laser annuloplasty for diskogenic pain, and clinical outcomes of epiduroscopy.
Ellos publicaron un consenso llamado Standards for Epiduroscopy [17].
The lumbar epidural space in patients examined with epiduroscopy.
Interlaminar approach for epiduroscopy in patients with failed back surgery syndrome.
Diagnosis of the vertebral level from which low back or leg pain originates: A comparison of clinical evaluation, MRI and epiduroscopy.
Risk of catheter migration during combined spinal epidural block: Percutaneous epiduroscopy study.
Incorrect needle position during lumbarepidural steroid administration: Inaccuracy of loss of air pressure resistance and requirement of fluoroscopy and epiduroscopy during needle insertion.
An anatomical study using epiduroscopy in autopsy cases.
The epiduroscopy provides a simpler and more specific identification of the problem area; this translates into a less expensive and more effective treatment.
The dorsomedian connective tissue band in the lumbar epidural space of humans: an anatomical study using epiduroscopy in autopsy cases.
Most readers will find the material on intradiskal procedures and lumbosacral epiduroscopy original and worth reading.
Pain Management Associates offers the latest pain management procedures and treatments, including injection therapy, radiofrequency, spinal cord stimulation, intradiscal electrothermal therapy, epiduroscopy and implantable drug systems.