Endoscopic microdiskectomy ( removal of herniated disc surgery ) - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment .MF .

August 12, 2017 17:52 | Neurosurgery

herniated disc - a loss of intervertebral disc nucleus pulposus through the rupture of the fibrous ring.

This pathology is a manifestation of degenerative processes in the spine.For curative measures, especially the surgical treatment of hernias is set to place the location and the fact of compression of neural structures.

Endoscopic microdiskectomy - this minimally invasive neurosurgical operation aimed at eliminating the compression of the nerve root and / or spinal cord.To perform this operation using a microscope and microsurgical instruments.

decision on the necessity of carrying out such an operation takes a doctor - a neurosurgeon after examination by a neurologist, of the X-ray examination, computer and magnetic resonance tomography.Limitations to this operation - the size of the hernia, the presence of channel stenosis ...

indication for surgery is long do not respond to pain in the presence of disc herniation with nerve root komprematsii signs and the presence of clinical symptoms of

compression - radicular syndrome, radikuloishemii.

operation is performed under local or general anesthesia (individually).Incision or puncture miniature size - not more than 0.5 mm.The endoscope is introduced under fluoroscopic guidance and through its port to put the instruments to decompress the nerve root, it otdvigaetsya aside and removed a hernia.Imaging control over the surgical field is displayed on the monitor.

operation is less traumatic, does not remove bone structures are not damaged ligamentous structures and nerve root, there is no blood loss, reduced risk of postoperative complications, shortened recovery time.Intervertebral disc with endoscopic microdiskectomy not deleted, only its hernial protrusion.Therefore, possible recurrence of disc herniation.

To strengthen the drive, stimulating the growth of laser processing operation ends cartilage cells.

duration during surgery on the lumbar level - 45 minutes - 60 minutes.Maximum stay in the hospital up to 3 days.Get up, you can in an hour.To walk the next day.Recommended wearing a corset and rehabilitation at the neurologist.

neurologist Kobzev SV