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Termocoagulación facetaria lumbar: Experiencia en 252 pacientes

Martínez-Suárez, J. E.; Camblor, L.; Salva, S.; Jongh, W. A. de;
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  • Published: 01 Oct 2005
  • Publisher: Inspira Network Group, S.L
Abstract
Se presentan 252 pacientes con el diagnóstico de dolor lumbar facetario a los que se le realizó la técnica quirúrgica de termocoagulación percutánea de la faceta articular. Nuestro propósito principal fue aliviar el dolor en estos pacientes, evaluamos la eficacia de la técnica con un 74,7% de resultados quirúrgicos satisfactorios, así como la descripción de diferentes aspectos como: edad, sexo, causas y la topografía segmentaria del dolor. Two hundred fifty two patients with diagnosis of lumbar facet joint pain underwent the surgical technique of percutaneous thermocoagulation of the facet joint. Our major aim was to relief pain in those patients. We assess the ...
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Medical Subject Headings: musculoskeletal diseases
free text keywords: Facet joint thermocoagulation, Termocoagulación facetaria

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