Lumbar discectomy is a surgery that is performed when the patient has a herniated disc in one of his spine. That is, when the pad that helps separate Lumbar discectomy is a surgery that is performed when the patient has a herniated disc in one of his spine. That is, when the pad that helps separate the vertebrae ( bones of the spine ) has gone wholly or partly, from his place. This causes back pain that spreads to the legs, causing severe weakness in the muscles. The surgical procedure can remove part or all of this pad to end the pain. To carried out the surgery (which takes about two hours ) the patient's hospitalization and spinal or general anesthesia is required. The specialist makes a cut in the back and, through a microscope, locate the damaged discs; once removed, suture the wound with stitches or staples....
The spine surgery is to correct structural abnormalities of the spine that cause pain. It is indicated in cases where there is significant compressio The spine surgery is to correct structural abnormalities of the spine that cause pain. It is indicated in cases where there is significant compression of the spinal cord or nerve roots, and when it is due undoubtedly to the structural abnormality detected. One of those treated by surgery of cervical spine injury is a herniated disc. Cervical surgery may be necessary to reduce pressure on the spinal cord or nerve roots, when pain is caused by a herniated disc or a bone of spinal canal. Trauma surgery may also be required to stabilize the cervical spine and minimize the possibility of paralysis, when a fracture or dislocation causes a vertebral instability. Likewise, cervical surgery is also used in case of degenerative diseases. ...
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Dr. Eduardo Galván Hernández
Centro Médico ABC Santa Fe. Avenida Carlos Graef Fernández No. 154. Las Tinajas, D.F., México, Cuajimalpa de Morelos