Annulotomy is a mandatory step to perform intradiscal decompression to resolve a disco radicular conflict. However, this manoeuvre can lead to post surgical complications such as vertebral instability and back pain. Coblation assisted microdiscectomy (CAM procedure) allows a quoted removal of disc without anulus damage.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Acta Neurochirurgica, Supplement|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology