NEUROCHIRURGIE, vol.65, no.4, pp.158-163, 2019 (SCI-Expanded)
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Upper lumbar disc herniation, Microdiscectomy, Surgical outcome, OSWESTRY DISABILITY INDEX
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Background. - Upper lumbar disc herniation (ULDH) is described mostly in levels L1-2, L2-3 and L3-4 of the lumbar spine in the literature and accounts for less than 10% of all disc herniations. The aim of our study was to evaluate the clinical characteristics and surgical results of ULDH.