Discectomy is found at: http://www.spineonline.com/faq/sum.html
If this seems to relate to your wife's disc problem, I am sure you will find many more articles about this procedure. Let us know if you are on the right track to the information you are asking about.
ADCON-L is a gel adhesion barrier that has been approved by the FDA for use in laminectomy/spine surgery. I think I did see a reference that this product is also being used in discectomies too. For now, you will find ADCON-L at:
- - - - - - - - -
At Fri, 11 Jun 1999, Richard Hagen wrote:
>The MRI on my wife showed a bulging disc and a ruptured disc.
>What are the chances of it being adhesion related? Can diet improve the natural repair process? Is surgery the solution or PT?
>Dick Hagen WI USA