Endoscopic extraperitoneal lumbar sympathectomy


From June 24, 1993, until November 9, 1993, eight sympathectomies were performed by extraperitoneal endoscopy for treatment of Sudeck atrophy. Seventy-five percent of the patients were satisfied with the result of the intervention. A follow-up after 4 months shows that four patients are free of pain. Two are satisfied, but some pain remains. In two cases… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00206845


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@article{Hourlay1995EndoscopicEL, title={Endoscopic extraperitoneal lumbar sympathectomy}, author={P. Hourlay and Guido Vangertruyden and Frank J H Verduyckt and F R Trimpeneers and Jan Hendrickx}, journal={Surgical Endoscopy}, year={1995}, volume={9}, pages={530-533} }