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ALLMedicine™ Discography Center

Research & Reviews  104 results

Ultrasound-Guided Cervical Intervertebral Disc Injection Without Fluoroscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15989
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Maeda M, Maeda N et. al.

Apr 15th, 2022 - Cervical disc degeneration commonly results in referred neck pain, which is traditionally diagnosed via fluoroscopy-guided provocative discography. Herein, we discuss three cases of neck and shoulder pain treated with cervical intradiscal injectio...

Stem Cells vs. Steroids for Discogenic Back Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04735185

Jan 14th, 2022 - In this study, the investigators are attempting to determine if intradiscal injection of autologous bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (BMC) will decrease pain and improve function compared with intradiscal steroids. Up to 106 patients wit...

Discography
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1145703-print

Aug 10th, 2021 - Discography was first described in 1948 as an investigative technique for herniated nucleus pulposus. Since that time, new imaging techniques that are more appropriate for this diagnosis have been developed. Discography is currently used to determ...

The effectiveness of intradiscal biologic treatments for discogenic low back pain: a sy...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spinee.2021.07.015
The Spine Journal : Official Journal of the North America... Schneider BJ, Hunt C et. al.

Aug 6th, 2021 - There are limited treatments for discogenic low back pain. Intradiscal injections of biologic agents such as platelet-rich plasma (PRP) or stem cells (SC) are theorized to have regenerative properties and have gained increasing interest as a possi...

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Guidelines  1 results

Comprehensive evidence-based guidelines for interventional techniques in the management...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19644537
Pain Physician; Manchikanti L, Boswell MV et. al.

Aug 1st, 2009 - Comprehensive, evidence-based guidelines for interventional techniques in the management of chronic spinal pain are described here to provide recommendations for clinicians. To develop evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for interventional...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Stem Cells vs. Steroids for Discogenic Back Pain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04735185

Jan 14th, 2022 - In this study, the investigators are attempting to determine if intradiscal injection of autologous bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells (BMC) will decrease pain and improve function compared with intradiscal steroids. Up to 106 patients wit...

Intra-discal Steroid Injection for MODIC I Discopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00804531

Aug 14th, 2017 - Objective: to assess the efficacy on pain level of a steroid injection in the inter-vertebral disc for patients with chronic back pain and MODIC I discopathy on MRI Methods: a multicenter double blind randomized control trial Setting: 3 tertiary c...

A Randomized Trial Comparing SpineJet® Hydrodiscectomy to Open Lumbar Microdiscectomy for Treatment of Lumbar Radiculopathy Due to Disc Herniation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00384007

Jun 5th, 2009 - This is a randomized multi-clinic study supported by HydroCision, Inc. to compare open lumbar microdiscectomy to percutaneous lumbar discectomy with Spinejet® for patients with contained or small extruded disc herniation with nerve root contact an...

Nucleoplasty for Contained Herniated Lumbar Discs
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00124774

Apr 1st, 2008 - This study will include patients with a contained lumbar hernia of at least 6 weeks existence in whom leg pain is the predominant complaint. Standard treatment for these patients is conservative, as an operation is not without risks and is not alw...

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News  4 results

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction in Patients With Low Back Pain
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/205959/orthopedics/sacroiliac-joint-dysfunction-patients-low-back-pain
Guilherme Barros, MD, Lynn McGrath, MD et. al.

Aug 6th, 2019 - Patients experiencing sacroiliac joint (SIJ) dysfunction might show symptoms that overlap with those seen in lumbar spine pathology. This article reviews diagnostic tools that assist practitioners to discern the true pain generator in patients wit.

Single Intradiscal Steroid Shot Provides Short Relief, RCT Shows
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/877464

Mar 21st, 2017 - A single intradiscal glucocorticoid injection reduced discopathy-related low back pain at 1 month; however, the effect decreased over time. At 12 months, neither pain intensity nor other health-related outcomes differed between patients who did or...

Does Diskography Cause Accelerated Progression of Degeneration Changes in the Lumbar Disk?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/713807

Dec 18th, 2009 - Introduction Low back pain attributed to spinal disk degeneration has been routinely diagnosed via diskography. Although its validity has been debated, diskography represents a diagnostic tool to help differentiate pain that is diskogenic in natur...

2009 ISSLS Prize Winner: Does Discography Cause Accelerated Progression of Degeneration Changes in the Lumbar Disc: A Ten-year Matched Cohort Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/710269

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Study Design: Prospective, match-cohort study of disc degeneration progression over 10 years with and without baseline discography. Objectives: To compare progression of common degenerative findings between lumba...

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