Publisher: Springer; Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1989 edition (July 31, 2012)
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Percutaneous lumbar discectomy is a brand new surgical strategy for treating lumbar disc illnesses. The objective of the approach is decompression of the spinal nerve root through percutaneous removing of the nucleus pulposus lower than neighborhood anesthesia. most likely 20 % of all sufferers requiring lumbar disc surgical procedure will be effectively taken care of via this technique. prior to now years, percutaneous discectomy has unfold speedily, and it truly is now played in so much scientific departments engaged in spinal surgical procedure. the 1st foreign Symposium on Percutaneous Lumbar Discectomy, held in Berlin in August 1988, lined all present tactics often called "percutaneous discectomy" and the full variety of percutaneous concepts, either scientific and experimental. Its ebook is necessary end result of the recency of this new surgery, the phenomenal adventure of the audio system - together with the japanese, American, and eu "pioneers" of the procedure - and final yet no longer least the gaps within the wisdom of physicians pertaining to this subject. This strategy opens up new views within the surgical operation of degenerative illnesses of the lumbar backbone.