Intervertebral Disc Chemolysis

Known as: Chemolysis, Intervertebral Disc, Intervertebral Disk Nucleolysis, Nucleolysis, Intervertebral Disk 
The dissolving of the NUCLEUS PULPOSUS, the semi-gelatinous tissue of a displaced INTERVERTEBRAL DISC. It is usually achieved by the direct injection… (More)
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2007
2007
STUDY DESIGN In vivo study of the effect of an injection of recombinant human osteogenic protein-1 into degenerated discs induced… (More)
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2005
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2005
STUDY DESIGN Intervertebral disc degeneration was evaluated by morphologic appearance, magnetic resonance imaging, and by… (More)
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2004
2004
MATERIAL We report our experience between May 1996 and May 2003 with 2200 patients affected by low back pain or sciatica due to… (More)
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2003
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2003
STUDY DESIGN Cultured annulus fibrosus cells within an atelocollagen honeycomb-shaped scaffold with a membrane seal were… (More)
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2000
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2000
This single-blind randomised clinical trial compared osteopathic manipulative treatment with chemonucleolysis (used as a control… (More)
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1998
1998
STUDY DESIGN Intervertebral disc area, disc bulge ratio, and bone mineral density were measured in 86 postmenopausal women and… (More)
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1993
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1993
A randomized clinical trial was conducted to compare the results of automated percutaneous discectomy with those of… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
The introduction of chymopapain and chemonucleolysis raised hopes that a relatively noninvasive treatment for herniated lumbar… (More)
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1977
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1977
In three cases in which chemonucleolysis with chymopapain was used for the treatment of back and sciatic pain, gas from the… (More)
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