Risk Factors for Recurrent Herniation After Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy.

  title={Risk Factors for Recurrent Herniation After Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy.},
  author={Yuan Yao and Huan Liu and Huiyu Zhang and Honggang Wang and Chao Zhang and Zhengfeng Zhang and Junlong Wu and Yu Tang and Yue Zhou},
  journal={World neurosurgery},
BACKGROUND Percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy (PELD) has been widely used for treating lumbar disc herniation. Recurrence after PELD has been reported, but few studies have focused on the risk factors responsible for recurrence after PELD. METHODS This retrospective study enrolled 116 patients with recurrent herniation after successful PELD from March 2005 to March 2016. Kaplan-Meier method and Cox regression analysis were employed to identify significant risk factors predicting… CONTINUE READING

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