• Home/
  • Blog lists/
  • Worried because of walking difficulties – Treatment of Spinal Stenosis (LCS) for woman in her 70s - DST Method (Discseel™)

Worried because of walking difficulties – Treatment of Spinal Stenosis (LCS) for woman in her 70s - DST Method (Discseel™)

70s, Female

Inquiry Contents

About six years ago, patient began to experience severe pain and numbness in the buttocks and throughout both legs. Symptoms worsened year by year.

Patient was diagnosed with spinal stenosis (LCS) at another hospital. Symptoms become stronger when she walks, and she is unable to walk for more than 500 meters.

Patient hopes to receive treatment at this clinic if she is suitable.

Diagnostic Imaging Results

Chief Complaint:
Pain and numbness in both sciatic nerve regions from six years ago. Walking exacerbates the pain and numbness.

Diagnosis:
Lumbar disc degeneration and lumbar disc herniation combined with partial spinal stenosis (LCS) detected at L3/4 L4/5 L5/S disc levels. In addition, it is accompanied by lumbar spondylolisthesis at L4.

Considered to be suitable for the DST (Discseel™) Treatment with an efficacy rate of about 73-80%.

Medical Condition(s): Spinal Stenosis (LCS)

Treatment Method

DST (Discseel™) Treatment at 3 disc levels.