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PLDD Treatment of a Patient with Disc Herniation at L4/5 Disc Level_12.02.2021

Male Patient in His 60's

Inquiry Contents

Eight months ago, after getting diagnosed with disc hernia the patient had a nerve root block injection that relieved him from the symptoms for only one day. Since then he has been in pain constantly seeking for a specialist that can help him.

Diagnostic Imaging Results

Chief Complaint:
Lumber back pain with sciatic nerve pain and numbness in the left hip and leg.

Diagnosis:
Disc herniation observed at the L4 / 5 disc level.

PLDD method is indicated with supposed efficacy rate of 75%.

Medical Condition(s):
Disc herniation

Treatment Method

PLDD method at 1 disc level.