Lumbar Spine injuries with Double level Surgical Decompression and Fusion - Medical Animation
This comprehensive legal animation, features two main scenes of information, describing pre-operative lumbosacral spine pain at L4-5 and L5-S1 followed by the double level posterior surgical decompression and fusion bilaterally. Specifically shown are the following: Scene 1- Features the injuries at the L4-5 and L5-S1 discs with a matching sagittal film for comparison. The view draws back to reveal pain pulsing from the low back injury site down into the nerves of the left leg and flank. Scene 2 - Surgical elements shown include the posterior incision site into the low back, spinal decompression at L4-5, and L5-S1, placement of interbody fusion cages L4-5 and L5-S1, and bilateral fixation with pedicle screws, rods and bone graft.