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When is a microdiskectomy indicated?
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Fail nonop care
After 3 months failing non op care like pt meds epidural injections and pain level and/or neurologic exam indicates reason for surgery.
Only 10% need surgery.

In brief: Fail nonop care
After 3 months failing non op care like pt meds epidural injections and pain level and/or neurologic exam indicates reason for surgery.
Only 10% need surgery.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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