Lumbar intraradicular disc herniation: report of a rare and preoperatively unpredictable case and review of the literature


ÖZER E., Yurtsever C., Yucesoy K., Guner M.

SPINE JOURNAL, vol.7, no.1, pp.106-110, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.spinee.2006.04.011
  • Journal Name: SPINE JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.106-110
  • Keywords: Lumbar disc herniation, Intraradicular, Intradural
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Intraradicular lumbar disc herniation is rare, having been reported to date in only three postoperative patients. The diagnosis is typically made intraoperatively.