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L4/L5 Discectomy + SMS Strut insertion

Hey Guys,

Just got the word of Neurosurgeon that with conservative management not having any results he will be doing a Discectomy on L4/L5 and then putting in a SMS Strut (the newer version of the Wallis Posterior stabilisation device) to hopefully guard against re-herniation but more importantly prevent further disc degeneration as I am only 40 but showing some degeneration.

Has anyone else had one of these fitted.


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