Pathoanatomy of clinical findings in patients with sciatica: a magnetic resonance imaging study.

@article{Vroomen2000PathoanatomyOC,
  title={Pathoanatomy of clinical findings in patients with sciatica: a magnetic resonance imaging study.},
  author={Patrick C. A. J. Vroomen and Marc C T F M de Krom and J. T. Wilmink},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={92 2 Suppl},
  pages={135-41}
}
OBJECT Anatomical details of nerve root compression may explain the production of the signs and symptoms of sciatica. The authors of anatomical studies have offered many theories without clearly demonstrating the clinical relevance of the observations. Clinicoanatomical series are scarce and are affected to a great extent by selection bias. METHODS The… CONTINUE READING