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11-MARCH-2015 FUAD FAROOQ ASLAN 53 YEARS
EXTRUDED DISC L4-5 WITH LEFT DOWNWARD MIGRATION.
The patient came to the clinic 08-March-2015
complaining of LBP with agonizing left sciatica
the last 4 weeks down to calf muscle. The
patient using crutches for 2 weeks.
On examination, the patient is limping with
exaggerated scoliotic stance. SLRS was 60
degrees in the right and 5 degrees in the left
with pain. There is
weak dorsiflexion left foot -3/5 and
planterflexion same foot
-4/5. The patient is a known hypertensive for 10
years and cardio cath done 2007 was normal.
The patient sent for investigations: MRI of the
lumbar spine done 01-February-2015 showing huge
extruded disc L4-5 with left upward migration
with segmental stenosis. The patient was sent
for cardiologic consultation.
The patient is fatty, for what the L4-5 level
was identified several times using the C-arm
Foraminotomy left L5 root. The downward extruded
disc was removed lateral to the axilla. Left
sided intradiscal cleaning L4-5 space.
Inspection of the the subaxillary area.
Routine closure of the wound.
Smooth postoperative recovery. The power of left
foot became normal.
The patient still has an estimated
postoperative recurrence around 7%.
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After long years TRUMPF TruSystem 7500 is running with in the neurosuite at
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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 .