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28-SEPTEMBER-2014 LIZA ANTONY AZER 74 YEARS
SPONDYLOLISTHESIS L4-5 WITH COMPLETE SEGMENTAL OCCLUSION.
The patient came to the clinic 20-September-2014
complaining of LBP with bilateral sciatica for 2
years more to the right with numbness big toe
left foot. The
patient is a known hypertensive for 8 years and
diabetic for 3 years.
MRI lumbar spine done 01-September-2014 showing
spondylolisthesis L4-5with severe stenosis L4-5.
MRI cervical spine showing bulge C5-6.
On examination; the patient is not limping with
exaggerated scoliotic stance. SLRS was 70
degrees with pain in the right and 85 degrees in
the left with pain. Weak
dorsiflexion both feet 4/5.
Skeletonization of L3,4,5 and upper sacrum.
Inspection of the spine: L4-5 is flail.
Foraminotomy of right L4 and L5 root with
discectomy L4-5 from the right with insertion of
TL cage 8x25x40x8 mm. Pin point dural
defect took place from the right side and it was
repaired with 6 zero nylon. Trendelenburg
position and Valsalva maneuver applied. No CSF
leak. XIA 3 monoaxial screws
6.5x45 were inserted to the L4 body and 2 long
arm 6.5x45 mm to L5.
Decompressive laminectomy L4-5. 2 bended rods were used
with cross connector MAC 42 mm length with
allograft were used to obtain transpedicular
fixation L4-5 Slight compression was
applied at the level of L4-5. The harvested bone was
applied lateral to the rods. Routine closure of
Smooth postoperative recovery. The
power of both feet became normal.
The patient has a lot of problems which
needed surgical correction.
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