Sample Type / Medical Specialty: Neurosurgery
Surgery of the nervous system, including nerves, the brain or spinal cord.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Decompression - 1
Anterior cervical discectomy with decompression, anterior cervical fusion, anterior cervical instrumentation, and Allograft C5-C6.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion
Anterior cervical discectomy fusion C3-C4 and C4-C5 using operating microscope and the ABC titanium plates fixation with bone black bone procedure. Cervical spondylotic myelopathy with cord compression and cervical spondylosis.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 1
Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, C2-C3, C3-C4. Removal of old instrumentation, C4-C5. Fusion C3-C4 and C2-C3 with instrumentation using ABC plates.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 2
Herniated nucleus pulposus, C5-C6, with spinal stenosis. Anterior cervical discectomy with fusion C5-C6.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 3
Radical anterior discectomy with removal of posterior osteophytes, foraminotomies, and decompression of the spinal canal. Anterior cervical fusion. Utilization of allograft for purposes of spinal fusion. Application of anterior cervical locking plate.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 4
Anterior cervical discectomy with decompression and arthrodesis with anterior interbody fusion. Spinal instrumentation using Pioneer 18-mm plate and four 14 x 4.3 mm screws (all titanium).
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 5
Anterior cervical discectomy at C5-C6 and C6-C7 for neural decompression and anterior interbody fusion at C5-C6 and C6-C7 utilizing Bengal cages x2. Anterior instrumentation by Uniplate construction C5, C6, and C7 with intraoperative x-ray x2.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 6
Anterior cervical discectomy with decompression of spinal cord. Anterior cervical fusion. Anterior cervical instrumentation. Insertion of intervertebral device. Use of operating microscope.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 7
C4-C5, C5-C6 anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. The patient is a 62-year-old female who presents with neck pain as well as upper extremity symptoms. Her MRI showed stenosis at portion of C4 to C6.
Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion - 8
C5-C6 anterior cervical discectomy, allograft fusion, and anterior plating.