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DST (Discseel) Treatment of a Patient with Severe Leg and Back pain Caused by Disc Herniation and DDD_02.03.2021

Male Patient in His 50's

Inquiry Contents

The patient experienced acute back pain for the first time while playing golf. Later he started feeling pain and numbness in his left hip and leg which caused Intermittent claudication and made walking difficult for him. After being diagnosed with spinal stenosis he even considered undergoing surgery but decided to try an outpatient non-operative treatment if possible.

Diagnostic Imaging Results

Chief Complaint:
Sciatic nerve pain and numbness on the left side in the hip and leg for about 10 years.

Diagnosis:
L2 / 3, L3 / 4, L4 / 5, L5 / S1 disc degeneration / disc herniation and lumbar canal stenosis observed.

Medical Condition(s):
Disc herniation, DDD

Treatment Method

DST method at 4 disc levels