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Lumbar spine fusion: Lumbar spine fusion is surgery to physically link together two or more vertebrae in the lumbar region of the spine. The damaged discs are removed and the space is filled with pieces of the patient's pelvic bone or other bone. This surgery is performed to eliminate pain.
These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Lumbar spine fusion:
These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Lumbar spine fusion:
Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Lumbar spine fusion may include these surgeries:
These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Lumbar spine fusion may include:
Possible surgical complications of Lumbar spine fusion may include:
Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Lumbar spine fusion) include:
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