Most of the site will reflect the ongoing surgical activity of Prof. Munir Elias MD., PhD. with brief slides and weekly activity. For reference to the academic and theoretical part, you are welcome to visit  neurosurgery.tv


The patient came to the clinic 31-December-2005 complaining of severe LBP with left sciatica for 1 week with agonizing pain and inability to walk or stand. On examination, he had drop left foot with SLRS limited to 20 degrees. MRI showed extruded disc L4-5 with left downward migration. The patient was advised to undergo surgery.

The patient the next day was operated. Left L5 foraminotomy was done and the extrusion was removed in one piece and minimal cleaning of the disc space was performed.

Prompt postoperative recovery.



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