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Percutaneous Disc Nucleoplasty: A Primer

Percutaneous disc nucleoplasty is a minimally invasive procedure used to treat and reduce pain caused by herniated discs or disc protrusion. This procedure also helps restore and promote mobility. Being minimally invasive, nucleoplasty involves smaller incision, faster recovery and lower risks of complication compared to traditional surgery. This procedure is conducted by a trained radiologist …

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Vertebroplasty vs Kyphoplasty

  Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty are two of the most common approaches in vertebral augmentation. These are helpful in preventing progressive spinal deformity, treating pain and other symptoms, and stabilizing a vertebral fracture. The two treatments are categorized as minimally invasive procedures. They are generally designed to treat vertebral compression fractures or VCF which affect the …

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Stem Cell Treatment for Degenerative Disc Disease

Stem cell treatment is considered the world’s most advanced regenerative treatment that’s faster and risk-free than other treatments. It is most commonly used to treat degenerative disc disease. Before we find out more about this treatment, what it is and how it works, let us first understand degenerative disc disease. This condition naturally develops as …

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