Spine Surgery - C5-6 Disc Herniation with Cervical Discectomy and Spinal Fusion - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
Spine Surgery - C5-6 Disc Herniation with Cervical Discectomy and Spinal Fusion. This medical exhibit pictures the neck regions showing a pre-operative disc bulge at C4-5 and a disc herniation at C5-6. Additional anterior surgical images reflect the following: 1. Incision into the anterior neck, 2. Discectomy and decompression, 3. Drilling the intervertebral space, and finally 4. Insertion of a bone dowel, plate and screws for fusion.