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Endoscopic Lumbar Fusion

Endoscopic lumbar fusion is a newer endoscopic spine surgery. The procedure has only been available for a few years. As mentioned in previous posts, endoscopic spine surgery is a highly technical, minimally invasive technique that can be instrumental in alleviating back pain and/or leg pain where other more conservative treatments have failed. Endoscopic spine surgery […]

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Low back pain, spinal cord stimulation for back pain

Treatment for Chronic Pain: Spinal Cord Stimulation

Spinal cord stimulation is a type of palliative treatment for chronic pain. Palliative treatments are used when the underlying cause of the pain cannot be determined or attempts to treat the cause of the pain have failed. In palliative treatment, the goal is to stop the pain. Spinal cord stimulation is a pain relief technique […]

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