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Inomed Stockert Neuro N50. A versatile
RF lesion generator and stimulator for
countless applications and many uses
Multigen RF lesion generator
20-JULY-2014 AKRAM ISSA AL-SAADY 39 YEARS LEFT
EXTRAFORAMINAL EXTRUSION L4-5 DISC.
The patient came to the clinic 20-July-2014
complaining of left sciatica for 10 days down to
the left knee and medial aspect of the left
foot. MRI lumbar spine done 17-July-2014 showing
left extraforaminal extrusion L4-5.
On examination; the patient using 2 crutches to
walk, limping with exaggerated scoliotic stance.
SLRS was 80 degrees with pain in the left. The
left KJ is absent. There is weak dorsiflexion
left foot 3/5.
Using C-arm, the L4-5 level was identified.
Midline incision. Foraminotomy left L5 root. The
extraforaminal extrusion was removed in one big
piece. Left sided intradiscal cleaning of L4-5
disc space. Routine closure of the wound.
Smooth postoperative recovery. The power of left
foot became normal and the left sciatica
There is still an estimated postoperative
recurrence around 7%, because the disc space height is still
not completely shallow.
Skyra MRI with all clinical applications in the run since 28-Novemeber-2013.
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After long years TRUMPF TruSystem 7500 is running with in the neurosuite at
Shmaisani hospital starting from 23-March-2014
Notice: Not all operative activities
can be recorded due to lack of time.
Notice: Head injuries and very urgent surgeries are also
escaped from the plan .