Discectomy and Fusion - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This stock medical medical exhibits portrays a n injured L5-S1 disc and the subsequent discectomy and fusion. It begins with an overview of the L5-S1 injury featuring a sagittal view as well as a anterior view showing the adhesions to the internal iliac vein. Five steps of the surgery are included showing the anterior incision, removal of the disc and insertion of bone graft and also the posterior incision and placement of fixation hardware. The actual post-operative film is included.