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NEWS

January/06/2007

Surgical treatment in paraplegia survey:

Cross-anastamosis in paraplegia below D9 started to give results. The last documented case operated 1 year ago in a patient from Israel came to the clinic 3 weeks ago. ECS and EMG performed showed that there is starting innervation of Th 11 and 12. The patient's lower limbs muscles became bulky and he could contract the lower abdominal muscles and some movements in the pelvic girdle. Crude sensation descended down to the inguinal level both sides. If you are more interested in this topic, click here! 

March/08/2007

Tuberculosis of the spine

In the last 2 years the incidence of tuberculosis of the spinal column is becoming more frequent and having different clinico-morphologic picture. This phenomenon is alarming sign as the residual of the use of dirty bombs and several radioactive materials in the surrounding dirty wars in the region. For demonstration click here! and here!

20-AUGUST-2007

SIEMENS Digital C-arm is implemented and functioning in the Shmaisani hospital.

30-AUGUST-2007

The Inomed ISIS Highline neurophysiologic navigation system start to work at the operating room.

28-November-2013

Magnetom Skyra 3 tesla with all clinical applications start to run.

 

 
 
 
 

04.  07-AUGUST-2007  ABDEL-LATEEF ABU-TAHOON  75 YEARS LCS L3-4 AND L4-5.

 

 
 

Anamnesis

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The patient came to the clinic 25-July-2007 complaining of LBP for 10 months with bilateral sciatica, more the right. He is using the walker for 2 months.

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MRI of the lumbar spine performed 23-July-2007  showing LCS L3-4 and L4-5.

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On examination: shuffling gait, SLRS right 30 degrees and 40 degrees in the left. The dorsiflexion was 3/5  and planterflexion 4/5 both feet. He had severe OA both knees with flexion rigidity 150/180 degrees when trying to make the legs straight.

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Decompressive laminectomy of L3-4 and L4-5 levels with foraminotomy of L4 and L5 roots both sides.

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

Comments:

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The patient using walker for more than 2 months before surgery. The age and the protracted preoperative course ply a negative role in the final outcome.

 
     
 

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