Lateral L3/4 herniated nucleus pulposus: clinical and imaging considerations.

This report examines 18 surgically proven L3/4 herniated nucleus pulposus (HNP), all having myelogram, CT and adequate neurological evaluation. It will focus on four cases where the herniation involved the neural canal (intervertebral canal). Comparison to the 14 spinal canal central herniations will be made. The clinical findings for lateral L3/4 HNP… CONTINUE READING