The Incidence and Risk Factors for Lumbar or Sciatic Scoliosis in Lumbar Disc Herniation and the Outcomes after Percutaneous Endoscopic Discectomy.

BACKGROUND Some patients with lumbar herniated intervertebral disc disease (HIVD) suffer from both pain and lateral shift or trunk list. In addition to pain, patients have concerns regarding whether trunk list is reversible. Surgical treatment is performed when pain is intractable to conservative management, but a reversal of trunk list is an incidental… (More)