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01-AUGUST-2010  SAADY AHMAD ISMAEEL  71 YEARS  LUMBAR CANAL STENOSIS L4-5 WITH INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION.

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The patient came to the clinic 26-July-2010 complaining of intermittent claudication and inability to walk more than 50-100 meters for 4 years. The condition deteriorated the last month.

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MRI lumbar spine performed 18-July-2010 showing severe lumbar canal stenosis at L4-5 with moderate one at L5-S1.

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On examination: the patient start to limp after a while with scoliotic stance and dragging the left lower limb. SLRS was 70 degrees both sides. There is weak dorsi and planterflexion both feet 4/5.

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Decompressive laminectomy of L4 and L5 with flavotomy of L3-4 was performed. Foraminotomy of both L5 roots was achieved. The dura was thin transparent, that the roots were seen through it.  There was no epidural fat along the whole territory of decompression. There was no signs of overmobility. Routine closure of the wound.

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Smooth postoperative recovery and improvement of the power of both  feet.


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Lumbar canal stenosis is a progressive disease and decompression must include the recent clinically manifesting themselves and the progressing nearby.  For that reason, decompression was achieved at L4-5 and L5-S1 levels.


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