Could isthmic approach to far lateral disc hernias cause instability?

Sari R., Elibol F. K. E. , Ozlu E. B. K. , Elmaci I. , Demir T.

CLINICAL BIOMECHANICS, vol.76, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between the degree of instability and the amount of isthmus excised during transpars (isthmic) approach which is accomplished with partial resection of the pars interarticularis used in distal lateral disc herniation.