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Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy: Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy is a minimally invasive surgery to remove parts of bone and/or disc to widen the cervical spinal canal in a region where there is pressure on the nerves from compressed vertebrae; a tiny video camera and surgical instruments are inserted through one or several small incisions in the neck to perform the surgery.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy:

Non-Surgical Options: Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy:

Other Surgical Options: Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy may include these surgeries:

  • Cervical laminotomy-open

Anesthetic Requirements for Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy

Possible surgical complications of Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy may include:

  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Blood clots
  • Adverse reaction to anesthesia
  • Recurrent disc herniation
  • Weakness
  • Spinal fluid leaks
  • Nerve deterioration

Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy: Two to four weeks.

Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Endoscopic cervical microlaminotomy) include:

  • Endoscopic cervical partial laminectomy

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