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Houston-Area Spine Clinic Debuts Expanded Sciatica Treatments Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Traveling from the lower back, through the buttock,
Thousands of Americans suffer from low back and sciatic pain.
Estimated Expenditure Tops $10 Billion; Afflicted Patients among Bottom 20% for Quality of Life SAN JOSE, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc.
Researchers from Syracuse, New York, report a new, highly accurate, neuromonitoring method that can be used during thoracic spine surgery to prevent malpositioning of pedicle screws such that they enter the spinal canal and possibly cause postoperative neurological impairment.
Back Pain Treatment Locations in Point Pleasant, Jackson, and Barnegat Point Pleasant, NJ (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 Northeast Spine and Sports, a multi-specialty
Out with the old, in with the new: Suggestions for better back care habits from one of Florida’s top Spine Surgeons. Palm Beach Gardens, Florida (PRWEB) March
A new team approach has improved safety—reducing rates of major complications by two thirds—for complex spinal reconstructive surgery for spinal deformity in adult Group Health patients at Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center.
ROCKVILLE, Md., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc.
Laminotomy is a procedure that works to decompress the spinal nerve root and/ or spinal cord by removing part of a lamina of the vertebral arch. This started as a hemilaminectomy which is the removal of half of the lamina, left or right, but now is the removal of portions of both sides of the lamina to allow for vertebral stability. Laminotomy is most often accompanied by a facetectomy which is the decompression of a spinal nerve root. How it is Performed When a laminotomy is...
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- The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.