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02-JULY-2014 HISHAM YOUSEF GHAWANMEH 46 YEARS
LEFT FAR-LATERAL EXTRUSION L4-5 WITH SEVERE FORAMINAL OCCLUSION.
The patient admitted urgently to Shmaisani
hospital at 2.00 A.M. 01-July-2014 with
agonizing LBP with left sciatica. There is
numbness of the anterior left thigh and the
perianal region. The patient is unable to set or
walk or stand for examination. Pethidine was
given to ease his pain. The pain started several
On examination; the patient was unable to
examine him for limping or scoliotic stance
evaluation. SLRS was
both sides. There is weak dorsi and
planterflexion left foot 3/5.Hypalgesia
left L5 and S1 roots territories.
The patient was sent for MRI lumbar spine which
showed left far-lateral extrusion L4-5 with
Using MICRODISCXS system with VITOM, left L5
foraminotomy was done and the left far-lateral
extruded disc was removed in several pieces.
Left sided intradiscal cleaning L4-5 disc space.
Smooth postoperative recovery.
The power of the left foot became normal.
The wound was small but strangely oozing. He was
covered with Cefazolin, which was stopped
04-July-2014 and the patient was discharged
The estimated postoperative recurrence is
still around 7% because the disc space height is still not
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 .