BILATERAL PERSISTENT SCIATIC ARTERY
- ischialgia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1236
A definition of the term "ischialgia," which means sciatica, is presented.
- ischioneuralgia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1236
A definition of the term "ischioneuralgia," which means sciatica, is presented.
- Internal iliac aneurysm presenting with lower back pain, sciatica and foot drop. Singh, Rohit; Moores, Thomas; Maddox, Mark; Horton, Andrew // Journal of Surgical Case Reports;Feb2013, Vol. 2013 Issue 2, p1
Internal iliac aneurysms are usually silent and are identified as an incidental finding on a radiological investigation for an unrelated condition, unless catastrophic bleeding occurs. We present the first case of a middle-aged man with a large internal iliac aneurysm presenting with a foot drop...
- Management Considerations in Ruptured Isolated Radiculopial Artery Aneurysms. VAN ES, A. C. G. M.; BROUWER, P. A.; WILLEMS, P. W. A. // Interventional Neuroradiology;Mar2013, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p60
Little is known on the natural history of ruptured isolated aneurysms of the posterior spinal artery (PSA). To date, only a few of such cases have been described in the literature. This paper aims to assess the most appropriate management strategy, based on the available literature and two new...
- The Bottom Line. Cimons, Marlene // Runner's World;Feb2002, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p34
Provides information on sciatica. Causes of sciatica; Tips in preventing sciatica; Treatment.
- Diagnostic Strategies for the Persistent Sciatic Artery. Abularrage, Christopher J.; Crawford, Robert S.; Patel, Virendra I.; Conrad, Mark F. // Vascular & Endovascular Surgery;Oct/Nov2009, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p485
Persistent sciatic artery (PSA) is a rare congenital vascular anomaly that leads to aneurysmal degeneration and atherosclerotic changes. A careful understanding of the embryology is mandatory as variations in vascular development determine the optimal treatment. We present a case of an...
- Percutaneous Laser Disc Decompression (PLDD): Experience and Results From Multiple Centers and 19,880 Procedures. Tassi, Gian Paolo; Choy, Daniel S. J.; Hellinger, Johannes; Hellinger, Stefan; Sang-Ho Lee // AIP Conference Proceedings;5/31/2010, Vol. 1226 Issue 1, p69
In mid-February 1986, Peter Ascher and Daniel Choy performed the first Percutaneous Laser Disc Decompression (PLDD) at the Neurosurgical Department, University of Graz, Graz, Austria. It was planned to deliver 1000 joules with a Nd:YAG laser to a herniated L4-5 disc causing sciatica. At 600...
- SCIATICA -- An Overview. Wajid, M. A. // Hilal;2012, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p29
The article presents information on the diagnosis and treatment of sciatica, which is characterized by back pain. It is caused by injuries to the sciatic nerve which runs from the lower back down the back of each leg. It affects hip, buttocks, and leg, and the pain radiates down the leg and into...
- back attack. Sathicq, Larraine // Good Medicine (Australian Consolidated Press);Jun2006, p42
The article presents information on sciatica, one of the most common back complaints. Sciatica is caused by irritation or damage to the sciatic nerve. Symptoms include: pain in buttock or leg that worsens as you sit down, tingling or pain that radiates down a leg, an ache in one buttock, low...