Herniation and entrapment of a nerve root secondary to an unrepaired small dural laceration at lumbar hemilaminectomies.

@article{Nishi1995HerniationAE,
  title={Herniation and entrapment of a nerve root secondary to an unrepaired small dural laceration at lumbar hemilaminectomies.},
  author={Shogo Nishi and N. Hashimoto and Yasushi Takagi and Tetsuya Tsukahara},
  journal={Spine},
  year={1995},
  volume={20 23},
  pages={2576-9}
}
STUDY DESIGN The authors encountered a unique case of nerve root herniation 9 days after multiple lumbar partial hemilaminectomies with discectomy were performed for lumbar canal stenosis combined with lumbar disc hernia. OBJECTIVE The treatment of this patient involved surgical repair even though the dural laceration was small and the arachnoid was… CONTINUE READING