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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 complaining of agonizing pain in the right lower limb for several months with drop right foot. MRI demonstrated a right mideolateral extrusion with downward migration and having bulging L5-S1 which not requiring surgical intervention. The patient was operated. Right hemiflavotomy L4-5 with foraminotomy of right L5 root was performed. The extrusion was removed with minimal intradiscal cleaning of L4-5 was done intentionally. Postoperative period was uneventful and her neurologic deficits disappeared. Notice the small incision 20-25 mm which equal other modifications of "modern" techniques, in exception, that here you are free with all angles and free with your dissection and gaining better visual control, which the newly introduced in technology instrumentations, which only limit the surgical freedom.


Not all introduced technologies have practical meaning. The use of the endoscopic or as in the market saying the "telescopic" approaches have no meaning and they are far arriving  for the essential problems of the disc pathology and the proper improvement.





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