19 Possible Causes for Lumbar Disk Herniation in USA

  • Lumbar Disk Herniation

    How is Lumbar Disk Herniation Diagnosed? … Bone Scan - Normal - Lumbar disk herniation. … Bone Densitometry - Normal - Lumbar disk herniation.[1]

  • Lumbar Radiculopathy

    Lumbar disk herniation. … Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp AN T116077/Lumbar-disk-herniation . … A study comparing the clinical efficacy of spinal manipulation against microdiskectomy in patients with sciatica secondary to lumbar disk herniation found 60% of patients[2] [3]

  • Lumbar Hernia

    Oxygen-ozone therapy is a useful treatment for lumbar disk herniation that has failed to respond to conservative management. … Noninvasive procedures, minimally invasive percutaneous injection, and surgery represent the gamut of treatments available in the management of lumbar disk herniation. … These patients represent a consecutive sequence of patients who presented with lumbar disk herniation during the 2 years and who were judged not to be surgical candidates[4]

  • Cauda Equina Syndrome

    Sagittal MRI of a patient with cauda equina syndrome secondary to a large lumbar disk herniation.[5]

  • Herniated Disc

    Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: The spine patient outcomes research trial (SPORT): A randomized trial. … Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: The spine patient outcomes research trial (SPORT): Observational cohort. … Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: The spine patient outcomes research trial (SPORT): A randomized trial.[6] [7]

  • Seat Belt Injury

    Whiplash injury to lower abdomen with belt in locked position can caused severe visceral injury and lumbar disk herniation or facet joint injury.[8]

  • Lumbar Strain

    The rare cauda equina syndrome is the only complication of lumbar disk herniation that calls for emergent surgical referral.[9]

  • Radiculopathy

    Lumbar disk herniation in sports medicine and outpatient orthopedics. … Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT): a randomized trial. … Although MRI is sensitive, lumbar disk herniations are identified in 30% to 40% of asymptomatic subjects by MRI and in an equivalent number at autopsy with CT and with myelography[10] [11]

  • Cervical Herniated Disc

    "Effects of Lumbar Disk Herniation on the Careers of Professional Baseball Players" . … "Safety of Spinal Manipulation in the Treatment of Lumbar Disk Herniations: A Systematic Review and Risk Assessment".[12]

  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy

    Diabetic amyotrophy coexisting with lumbar disk herniation and stenosis: a case report.[13]

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  9. Low Back Pain, http://www.ncemi.org/cse/cse0906.htm
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