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Failure within One Year Following Subtotal Lumbar Discectomy   -  Feb 25, 2008
Glenn D. Wera, MD 1 , Randall E. Marcus, MD 1 , Alexander J. Ghanayem, MD 2 and Henry H. Bohlman, MD 1. 1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Case Western ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Kenya patient gets health recovery after his micro lumbar discectomy...   -  May 16, 2009
Micro lumbar discectomy in India is performed with latest medical care provisions by renowned spine surgeons. (I-Newswire) - Kenyan patient Abeeku, ... i-newswire.com

Clinical Outcomes After Lumbar Discectomy for Sciatica: The Effects...   -  Jan 1, 2008
Eugene J. Carragee, MD, Michael Y. Han, MD, Patrick W. Suen, MD and David Kim, MD. The authors did not receive grants or outside funding in support of their ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Long-Term Outcome of Lumbar Discectomy in Children and Adolescents …   -  Dec 1, 2006
PANAYIOTIS J. PAPAGELOPOULOS, MD, WILLIAM J. SHAUGHNESSY, MD, MICHAEL J. EBERSOLD, MD, ANTHONY J. BIANCO, JR., MD and LYNN M. QUAST, RN, ROCHESTER, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Patients fare well 5 years after lumbar discectomy.(Musculoskeletal …   -  Nov 15, 2005
PHILADELPHIA -- Patients do "quite well" both mentally and physically 5 years following lumbar discectomy, based on follow-up of 53 patients. ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Study finds TKA cost-effective for end-stage knee arthritis regardless...   -  Nov 8, 2007
TKA delivers better value than many other widely accepted musculoskeletal procedures, such as lumbar discectomy and fusion of the spine for ... Ortho SuperSite

… Webcast of a Minimally Invasive Lumbar Discectomy to Correct...   -  Jan 28, 2009
A minimally invasive lumbar discectomy is performed to correct a herniated disc in the lower back. The surgery involves delicate instrumentation that allows ... marketwire.com

… Webcast Of A Minimally Invasive Lumbar Discectomy To Correct...   -  Jan 12, 2009
Sergio Gonzalez-Arias, MD, chief of neurological surgery and medical director of Baptist Hospital's Neuroscience Center, will perform a minimally invasive ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

… well 5 years after lumbar discectomy.(Musculoskeletal Disorders) |...   -  Nov 15, 2005
Patients fare well 5 years after lumbar discectomy.(Musculoskeletal Disorders) ... find Family Practice News articles. PHILADELPHIA -- Patients do "quite ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

Intial SPORT Trial Outcomes Subject to Interpretation, but Tend to...   -  Nov 22, 2006
Our most immediate interpretation is that only the lumbar discectomy arm of the SPORT study has now been released and the all-important stenosis and ... HealthpointCapital

Lumbar Discectomy Outcomes Vary by Herniation Level in the Spine …   -  Nov 1, 2009
JD Lurie, MD, MS 1 , SC Faucett, MD, MS 1 , B. Hanscom, MS 1 , TD Tosteson, ScD 1 , PA Ball, MD 1 , WA Abdu, MD, MS 1 , JW Frymoyer, MD 1 and JN Weinstein, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - PIERCE v. KY UTILITIES …   -  Jan 31, 2005
On March 26, 1998, Dr. Vaughan performed a lumbar discectomy Page 10 and noted a sequestered disc fragment. • On June 30, 1998, Dr. Vaughan noted that ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Arkansas Workers' Compensation Decisions - CAMP v. GREEN COUNTY …   -  May 4, 2009
The lumbar surgeries I count are: 1) Lumbar Discectomy in 1994 2) Lumbar Discectomy in 2001 3) Lumbar Disectomy in 2004 4) Lumbar Discectomy and Fusion L4 5 ... Pay-Per-View - Arkansas Workers' Compensation Decisions - Loislaw

Abdalla v. Kramer, No. CV F 02 5453 REC SMS P (EDCal. 04/13/2006)   -  Apr 13, 2006
On May 4, 2001, Plaintiff was examined by Defendant Sydenstricker for complaints of residual pain involving the surgical site of the lumbar discectomy. ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, Eastern District... - VersusLaw

Delaware Case Law - GRIFFITH v. WACHOVIA CORPORTATION, 04A-10 …   -  Mar 9, 2006
A lumbar discectomy[fn1] was performed on June 3, 2002. ... [fn1] A lumbar discectomy is a surgical procedure in which an extravasated segment of the ... Pay-Per-View - Delaware Case Law - Loislaw

Indiana Case Law - INLAND STEEL CO. v. PAVLINAC, 865 NE2d 690 ( …   -  May 2, 2007
On March 2, 1992, Pavlinac underwent a percutaneous lumbar discectomy at L3-L4 and L4-L5. Shortly thereafter, Pavlinac underwent an anterior cervical ... Pay-Per-View - Indiana Case Law - Loislaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - RAMSTECK v. AETNA LIFE …   -  Jun 24, 2009
Percutaneous lumbar discectomy, manual or automated, is considered medically necessary for treatment of herniated lumbar discs when all of the following are ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

REMINDER: ORLive Presents: Minimally Invasive Treatment for …   -  Oct 4, 2006
Accomplished neurosurgeon, J. Greg Bonnen, MD, will demonstrate the safety and efficacy of the minimally invasive lumbar discectomy that treats herniated ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

Utley could miss first month of next season   -  Nov 20, 2008
...season that deemed off-season follow-up necessary. Dr. Robert Watkins in Los Angeles will perform the surgery, which is scheduled to be a lumbar discectomy. msnbc.com

CCH Misc Caselaw - AMALGAMATED TRANSIT UNION v. DAVIDSON …   -  Feb 18, 2009
...[Mr. Johnson's] status post lumbar discectomy on 01/08/07. ... IMPRESSION: status post lumbar discectomy. PLAN: Mr. Johnson has put me in a difficult ... Pay-Per-View - CCH Misc Caselaw - Loislaw

Lumbar disc herniation—to operate or not to operate?   -  Jan 11, 2007
Lumbar discectomy is the most common surgical procedure performed in the US for the treatment of back and leg pain, but the benefits of this intervention ... Nature.com

Utley's recovery remains 4-6 months   -  Nov 25, 2008
The team also provided a medical update for third baseman Pedro Feliz, who had a lumbar discectomy performed Nov. 20 by back specialist Dr. Robert Watkins ... MLB.com

CE mark clears way for first human implant of disc repair device.( …   -  Jul 1, 2009
The implant provides a simple and quick seal of the annulus following a standard lumbar discectomy procedure. When implanted, the DART is placed near the ... Pay-Per-View - Biomedical Materials - HighBeam Research

Lower reoperation rate with subtotal discectomy vs. fragment extractio...   -  Mar 2, 2007
If performed in all [cases], subtotal lumbar discectomy has a low rate of reoperation. We'd also like to introduce the concept of the class 5 for calcified ... Ortho SuperSite

Louisiana Case Law - READ v. PEL-STATE OIL CO., 44,218 (La.App. 2 …   -  May 20, 2009
Read underwent a lumbar discectomy in 1988 after she hurt her back in a motor ... Read reported to the doctors at LSU that the 1988 lumbar discectomy had ... Pay-Per-View - Louisiana Case Law - Loislaw

Say goodbye to back pain   -  Aug 31, 2008
Micro lumbar Discectomy also required cutting the normal structures of the spinal column to access the disc tissue. This can at times further aggravate disc ... Hindu

Estelle v. FMC Technologies, No. 07-01559 (EDLa. 10/29/2007)   -  Oct 29, 2007
On December 14, 2006, the Plaintiff underwent a lumbar discectomy to decompress his nerve root. (R. Doc. 28, p. 2.) However, because the discectomy was ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, Eastern District... - VersusLaw

Arkansas Workers' Compensation Decisions - EDDLEMON v. ADVOCAT …   -  Oct 5, 2005
He further reported that the claimant had a prior work-related injury in February 1999, which required lumbar discectomy at L4, L5 with removal of foraminal ... Pay-Per-View - Arkansas Workers' Compensation Decisions - Loislaw

Feeling better, Feliz off to hot start in '09   -  Apr 22, 2009
20, Feliz opted to have a lumbar discectomy on his lower back. He spent the offseason at home in San Francisco with his family and spent five days a week ... MLB.com

Abstract and Introduction   -  Dec 28, 2006
Wide regional variations in lumbar discectomy rates reflect insufficient knowledge of effectiveness of discectomy. [3-5] Since 1934, when Mixter and Barr ... Medscape

Zoromski v. Astrue, No. 07-cv-463-jcs (WDWis. 03/04/2008)   -  Mar 4, 2008
...fusion in November 1988, status post lumbar discectomy in 1973 and chronic hydradenitis (inflammation of the sweat glands) of the groin bilaterally. ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, Western District... - VersusLaw

Big Unit says Webb should be No. 1 starter   -  Jan 10, 2007
12, 1996, a procedure known as a micro-lumbar discectomy, to repair a disc adjacent to the one operated on last October. He returned from that operation ... East Valley Tribune

ORLive Presents: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery for Herniated...   -  Feb 22, 2008
..."The benefit to the patient of using the METRx procedure for a lumbar discectomy is that with minimally invasive spine surgery, surgical trauma is kept to ... Web Services Journal - Web Services Journal

Wyoming Case Law - PHILLIPS v. TIC-THE INDUS. CO. OF WYOMING, …   -  Apr 8, 2005
5] According to the literature Dr. Turner provides his patients regarding surgery of this nature: A lumbar discectomy is an operation to remove pressure on ... Pay-Per-View - Wyoming Case Law - Loislaw

Wockhardt introduces new surgical procedure for slipped discs   -  Jan 21, 2006
Percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy or PELD is an awake state minimally invasive slipped disc surgery, done under local anesthesia. ... Hindu Business Line

COMPTON v. NATIONWIDE MUTUAL INSURANCE CO., 05-22-DLB. ( …   -  Jun 22, 2005
Plaintiff eventually underwent a lumbar discectomy on March 26, 2004. Plaintiff's counsel informed Nationwide's liability agent, Kelly Davidson, ... $2.95 - U.S. District Courts - VersusLaw

Spinal cord stimulation for failed back surgery syndrome—does it work...   -  May 13, 2008
...(1980) Reoperation rate following lumbar discectomy: an analysis of 662 lumbar discectomies. Spine 5: 366–370 | Article | PubMed | ChemPort | ... Nature.com

Champ Car veteran needs surgery after car hits deer on track   -  Aug 4, 2006
The 6-foot-10-inch sophomore had a lumbar discectomy Thursday morning. McRoberts is expected to be ready for the start of the season after several weeks of ... Arizona Daily Star

Over 400 attend spinal injury meet   -  Dec 21, 2009
Dr Jens Timmerman from Germany, a pioneer in percutaneous lumbar discectomy, deomstrated his original technique of excision of disc without giving surgical ... Times of India

Missouri Case Law - FORD v. WAL-MART ASSOCIATES, INC., 155 SW3d …   -  Feb 1, 2005
In compliance with the temporary award, employer and insurer authorized Dr. Petkovich to perform an anterior lumbar discectomy at L5-S1 of the lumbar spine, ... Pay-Per-View - Missouri Case Law - Loislaw

Phillies, Moyer continue talks   -  Nov 26, 2008
The Phillies said Feliz had a lumbar discectomy on the L4-5 disk, which Robert Watkins performed in Los Angeles. "He should be 100 percent and not have any ... $2.95 - Philadelphia Inquirer - NewsBank

Tully v. Interlake Steamship Co., No. 02-CV-70327-DT (EDMich. 04/20/ …   -  Apr 20, 2007
Following the MRI, Dr. Rosenblum ordered a treatment plan which recommended that Tully undergo a lumbar discectomy which was performed at Riverview Medical ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, Eastern District... - VersusLaw

Arkansas Workers' Compensation Decisions - BREWER v. BRADLEY …   -  Nov 28, 2005
...be evaluated by a gastroenterologist with a colonoscopy, and for her back-related symptoms, he gave her the option of a lumbar discectomy at L5-S1. ... Pay-Per-View - Arkansas Workers' Compensation Decisions - Loislaw

Eagles Notebook: Eagles' Shawn Andrews has surgery   -  Dec 4, 2009
IN A STATEMENT released yesterday evening, Dr. Robert Watkins said he had completed a "two-level microscopic lumbar discectomy" on Eagles right tackle Shawn ... Philadelphia Inquirer

Article: A CLOSER LOOK RESEARCH FINDINGS - The Milwaukee …   -  Nov 27, 2006
Typically, doctors can eliminate this pain by performing a surgical procedure called a lumbar discectomy to remove the disc. However, the benefit of the ... Pay-Per-View - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - HighBeam Research

Feliz recovering from back surgery   -  Feb 16, 2009
Feliz celebrated the World Series championship with his teammates, but had a lumbar discectomy on his lower back Nov. 20. The Phillies initially estimated ... MLB.com

Clausen v. Astrue, No. 4:07CV3136 (D.Neb. 02/20/2008)   -  Feb 20, 2008
Dr. Hellbusch diagnosed status post left L5-S1 microscopic lumbar discectomy and persistent left leg radiculopathy (Tr. 332). ... $2.95 - U.S. District Court, District of... - VersusLaw

Study Shows Value of TKR in Virtually All Patients   -  Nov 9, 2007
TKR delivers better value than many other widely accepted musculoskeletal procedures, such as lumbar discectomy and fusion of the spine for ... DG News

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - BEAMON v. UNUM LIFE …   -  May 6, 2005
...both Ms. Smith and Dr. Krell agreed that: It appears claimant's physical functional capacity was impaired after her lumbar discectomy of 7/5/00. ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

CryoLife's spinal disc repair study completes enrolment.(SPINAL …   -  Sep 1, 2006
Spine Technologies Inc announced the first human implant of its disc annular repair technology system (DART) for use after lumbar discectomy procedures. ... Pay-Per-View - Biomedical Materials - HighBeam Research

Study Shows Value of TKR in Virtually All Patients   -  Nov 14, 2007
TKR delivers better value than many other widely accepted musculoskeletal procedures, such as lumbar discectomy and fusion of the spine for ... DG News

Ending Back Pain By Closing Hole After Disectomy   -  Oct 16, 2009
About 30 percent of patients experience pain following a lumbar discectomy and 15 percent require a second surgery (Source: Orthopedics Magazine). ... TheDenverChannel.com

Fullerton Surgical Center Leverages its AAAASF Accreditation to Gain ...   -  Apr 17, 2006
...the center offers care in spinal procedures, such as microdiscectomy for neck and lower back, anterior cervical discectomy, and lumbar discectomy. ... Today's SurgiCenter

Article: Bone morphogenic protein effective in lumbar fusion.(News) -...   -  Dec 15, 2005
The patients underwent anterior lumbar discectomy and interbody fusion using threaded, cortical allografts. The surgeries were done at one of five ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - ZOROMSKI v. ASTRUE (WDWis. …   -  Mar 4, 2008
...fusion in November 1988, status post lumbar discectomy in 1973 and chronic hydradenitis (inflammation of the sweat glands) of the groin bilaterally. ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Return to Contact Sports After Spinal Surgery   -  Apr 11, 2007
A0Watkins RG IV, Williams LA, Watkins RG III: Microscopic lumbar discectomy results for 60 cases in professional and Olympic athletes. Spine J 3:100--105, ... Medscape

HealthFirst-Treating asthma with heat - 10/29/09 - Flint News and …   -  Oct 29, 2009
About 30 percent of patients experience pain following a lumbar discectomy and 15 percent require a second surgery (Source: Orthopedics Magazine). ... go.com

Musculoskeletal News Roundup 15-Nov-07 - HealthpointCapital   -  Nov 15, 2007
...the funds to be used to advance the company's development programs including development of a new annulus repair implant following lumbar discectomy. ... HealthpointCapital

Louisiana Case Law - JONES v. HARRIS, 2004-0965 (La.App. 4 Cir. 2/2/ …   -  Feb 2, 2005
And the last operation was lumbar discectomy and bilateral medial branch neurotomy and cage fusion." At the State's request, Dr. Walter Abbott saw Mrs. ... Pay-Per-View - Louisiana Case Law - Loislaw

New proceedure offers all-in-one back surgery   -  Oct 19, 2009
About 30 percent of patients experience pain following a lumbar discectomy and 15 percent require a second surgery (Source: Orthopedics Magazine). ... News 8 Austin

Anulex Announces First US Implantation of the Xclose(TM) Tissue...   -  Nov 28, 2006
..."The Xclose device provides an unique new method for treating the weakened tissue of the anulus fibrosus following a lumbar discectomy procedure. ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

Depuy Spine Poised For Continued Growth   -  Mar 10, 2008
The investment will be used to advance the company's development programs including development of a new annulus repair implant following lumbar discectomy. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Surgical Device suits routinely performed spinal surgeries.   -  Nov 5, 2007
Clinical Outcomes After Lumbar Discectomy for Sciatica: The Effects of Fragment Type and Annular Competence. JBJS 2003; 85A:102-108. ThomasNet Industrial News Room - ThomasNet Industrial News Room (press...

Rates of Lower Back Surgery Vary to 20-Fold, Ten-Year Review Finds   -  Nov 1, 2006
Rates of lumbar discectomy and laminectomy—procedures commonly performed for patients with disc-related back problems—varied 8-fold across regions. ... newswise.com

X Marks The Spot - And The Ruptured Disc   -  Mar 10, 2008
Traditionally, surgeons will perform a lumbar discectomy, where they remove the bulging portion of the nucleus and some of the "jelly" matter in the nucleus ... WPTV

Saturday Scorecard: Time for Sheets to step up   -  Sep 22, 2007
...of maladies that ranges from vestibular neuritis to microscopic lumbar discectomy to a sprained middle finger -- has overshadowed the fact that Sheets, ... OnMilwaukee.com

North Carolina Workers' Compensation Decisions - NELSON v. CRAVEN …   -  Sep 19, 2005
Dr. Dalrymple opined that the extruding disc accounted for plaintiff's leg pain and recommended lumbar discectomy due to plaintiff's failure to improve with ... Pay-Per-View - North Carolina Workers' Compensation... - Loislaw

Lumbar Spine Fusion in Obese and Morbidly Obese Patients   -  May 18, 2009
Minimally invasive lumbar discectomy in obese patients. Neurosurgery 2007;61:539-44. Patel N, Bagan B, Vadera S, et al. Obesity and spine surgery: relation ... Medscape

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - TRUJILLO v. ASTRUE (NM 1-23...   -  Jan 23, 2009
The primary diagnosis was: status-post lumbar discectomy six years ago; epidural fibrosis L4-5; L2-3 disc bulge; and degenerative disc disease in the ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Rates Of Lower Back Surgery Vary To 20-Fold, Ten-Year Review Finds   -  Nov 6, 2006
Rates of lumbar discectomy and laminectomy-procedures commonly performed for patients with disc-related back problems-varied 8-fold across regions. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

HEALTHY LIFE: Ruptured Discs   -  Jun 4, 2008
Traditionally, surgeons will perform a lumbar discectomy, where they remove the bulging portion of the nucleus and some of the "jelly" matter in the nucleus ... KCRG

United States 7th Circuit Court of Appeals Reports - OAKES v. ASTRUE,...   -  Dec 20, 2007
Six weeks passed with no improvement, and in August 2000 Oakes underwent a lumbar discectomy performed by Dr. Chambers. After recuperating she went back to ... Pay-Per-View - United States 7th Circuit Court of... - Loislaw

Article: Magellan Spine Technologies Reveals First Implant of the...   -  Jun 6, 2009
Magellan Spine Technologies, Inc. announced the first human implant of its DART (Disc Annular Repair Technology) System for use after lumbar discectomy ... Pay-Per-View - Wireless News - HighBeam Research

[U] Deniziak Siding, Inc. v. Workers' Compensation Appeal Board, No. ...   -  Jul 7, 2005
In 1998, Claimant underwent a lumbar discectomy. This surgery was performed by Claimant's treating physician at the time, Dr. Daniel Loesch, ... $2.95 - Pennsylvania State Courts - VersusLaw

Integra LifeSciences Announces the First Patient Surgery in the...   -  Dec 4, 2006
..."The surgery went smoothly, following a routine lumbar discectomy," said Dr Lockstadt. "If DuraGen Plus(R) proves effective as an adhesion barrier in the ... primezone.com

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - CLAUSEN v. ASTRUE (Neb. 2- …   -  Feb 20, 2008
Dr. Hellbusch diagnosed status post left L5-S1 microscopic lumbar discectomy and persistent left leg radiculopathy (Tr. 332). 20. On November 19, 2001, ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Revolutionizing the spinal fusion   -  Aug 14, 2009
Unfortunately, the lumbar discectomy she had four years ago did not last and her pain was so great the last resort spinal fusion was becoming an obvious ... nwitimes.com

New York Miscellaneous Reports - KAISMAN v. CARTER, 115999 (9-6- …   -  Sep 6, 2006
Dr. Carter concluded that Plaintiff, an anesthesiologist, performed an unnecessary lumbar discectomy on Ms. LC, a procedure usually performed by a surgeon. ... Pay-Per-View - New York Miscellaneous Reports - Loislaw

PowerPoint video secures $775,000 settlement   -  Mar 21, 2006
...</p><p>She then underwent lumbar disc surgery for anterior lumbar discectomy and interbody fusion at L5-S1. Then approximately one year later she underwent ... $2.95 - Daily Record - NewsBank

Public Employees' Retirement System v. Dean, No. 2006-SA-01692-COA …   -  Feb 5, 2008
After his consultation with Dr. Weems, Dean underwent a lumbar discectomy on December 27, 1994, to repair the injury to the ruptured disc. ... $2.95 - Mississippi Court of Appeals - VersusLaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - KUNCHER v. ASTRUE (WDPa. …   -  Sep 16, 2009
In December 1998, Kuncher underwent a lumbar discectomy at L5-S1 (back surgery) on the left side. (R. at 138.) His back pain returned, however, ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Mississippi Reports - PUBLIC v. DEAN, 2006-SA-01692-COA (Miss.App. …   -  Jun 3, 2008
After his consultation with Dr. Weems, Dean underwent a lumbar discectomy on December 27, 1994, to repair the injury to the ruptured disc. ... Pay-Per-View - Mississippi Reports - Loislaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - BEST v. ASTRUE (CDCal. 8-11...   -  Aug 11, 2008
Dr. Morris opined plaintiff is a suitable candidate for a percutaneous lumbar discectomy and, if that failed, a lumbar laminectomy and discectomy. AR 127. ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - BERNARD v. CITY OF BRYANT, …   -  Jul 10, 2009
On June 28, 2004, Dr. Zachary Mason performed a lumbar discectomy on plaintiff. Plaintiff returned to work with no restrictions on August 24, 2004, ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Louisiana Case Law - ARDOIN v. MCKAY, 2006-0171 (La.App. 3 Cir. 9/ …   -  Sep 27, 2006
Based on the longevity of the symptoms, he recommended that Mr. Ardoin undergo a lumbar discectomy. Despite this inability to isolate the cause of Mr. ... Pay-Per-View - Louisiana Case Law - Loislaw

South Dakota Administrative Rules - APPENDIX A   -  Aug 9, 2005
APPENDIX A DEPARTMENT OF LABOR WORKERS' COMPENSATION INPATIENT AND RETURN-TO-WORK ORGs Chapter 47:03:06 SEE: §§ 47:03:06:13 and 47:03:06:14 Source: 21 SDR ... Pay-Per-View - South Dakota Administrative Rules - Loislaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - PETERSON v. ASTRUE (WDWis …   -  Oct 31, 2007
2006 the ALJ concluded that plaintiff had the severe impairments of chronic lower back pain and status post lumbar discectomy on October 12, 2004. ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Louisiana Case Law - SCALLON v. BOISE CASCADE, 2005-327 (La.App. …   -  Nov 2, 2005
...does not contain medical records or testimony from Dr. Cobb, the claimant stated that he recommended surgery to perform a lumbar discectomy and fusion. ... Pay-Per-View - Louisiana Case Law - Loislaw

[U] Doody v. Gottshall, 19 Misc.3d 1136(A) (NYSup. 05/09/2008)   -  May 9, 2008
...undergo cervical discectomy and cervical fusion surgery for C-3 - C-7 levels, and lumbar discectomy and fusion surgery at L4 - L5 and L5 - S-1 levels. ... $2.95 - Supreme Court of New York, X County - VersusLaw

Pella Corp. v. Hall, No. 7-589 / 06-1371 (Iowa App. 01/16/2008)   -  Jan 16, 2008
He has no recurrence of his radicular left leg pain and his lumbar discectomy procedure thusly appears to be highly successful. ... $2.95 - Iowa Court of Appeals - VersusLaw

Iowa Reports - O'DONNELL v. IBP, INC., 715 NW2d 769 (Iowa App. 2006)   -  Mar 1, 2006
The injury required a lumbar discectomy; however, he had no permanent work restrictions or limitations as a result. He began working at IBP in March 1974. ... Pay-Per-View - Iowa Reports - Loislaw

Decou v. Target Corp. of Minnesota, No. 06-1100 (La.App. Cir.3 02/07/...   -  Feb 7, 2007
Decou alleges that as a result of her fall, she injured her lower back which necessitated a lumbar discectomy with fusion. 1. Whether the evidence presented ... $2.95 - Louisiana Court of Appeals - VersusLaw

United States Federal Circuit Court of Appeals Reports - JONES v....   -  Nov 13, 2007
...tears in both shoulders, lumbar discectomy, and lumbar fusion and posterior fusion surgeries. Jones stated that he became disabled on August 27, 2002. ... Pay-Per-View - United States Federal Circuit Court of... - Loislaw

North Carolina Workers' Compensation Decisions - SWINEY v. MERITOR, …   -  Apr 15, 2005
As a result of the definite diagnosis, Dr. Peckham proceeded with a micro lumbar discectomy on June 30, 2003. 8. Dr. Peckham opined that even though the ... Pay-Per-View - North Carolina Workers' Compensation... - Loislaw

Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - ANDERSON v. NATIONWIDE …   -  Jan 12, 2009
On June 10, 2004, Dr. Thomas Hughes ("Dr. Hughes") conducted the IME and diagnosed Anderson with "post lumbar discectomy" and "laminectomy at L4-5 left ... Pay-Per-View - Loislaw Federal District Court Opinions - Loislaw

Tennessee Reports - THARPE v. EMERSON ELECTRIC CO., W2007- …   -  Aug 22, 2008
He is status-post lumbar discectomy, laminectomy and fusion at L4-L5 in 1886 (sic) and has had continued increasing pain in his low back. ... Pay-Per-View - Tennessee Reports - Loislaw

[U] Marquez v. Advantage Physical Therapy, No. B188380 (Cal.App....   -  Mar 5, 2007
Dr. Chiu subsequently performed a microdecompressive endoscopic lumbar discectomy of L1, L3, L4 and L5. Marquez filed a complaint against APT and Musgrove ... $2.95 - California Court of Appeals - VersusLaw

Missouri Case Law - MARTIN v. CTY. SUPMRKTS., 220 SW3d 836 (Mo. …   -  Mar 23, 2007
She agreed to undergo a lumbar discectomy. The operation was performed on July 10, 1997. Dr. Schoedinger found and removed a ruptured disc at the L5-S1 ... Pay-Per-View - Missouri Case Law - Loislaw

New York Appellate Division Reports - CHRISTIE v. COADY, 57 AD3d …   -  Dec 31, 2008
...and she eventually required a lumbar discectomy and fusion at L4-5 and L5-S1. Supreme Court granted defendants' motion for summary judgment dismissing ... Pay-Per-View - New York Appellate Division Reports - Loislaw

Florida Case Law - PALMER v. McKESSON CORP., 7 So.3d 561 (Fla.App …   -  Feb 27, 2009
The employer and servicing agent authorized medical treatment with Dr. Henkin, who performed a lumbar discectomy in November 2001. ... Pay-Per-View - Florida Case Law - Loislaw



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