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Lumbar Laminectomy Topic Guide

Lumbar Laminectomy Lumbar Laminectomy: A lumbar laminectomy is a surgery that removes most of the bony arch of a vertebra after other medical treatments have failed to relieve lower back pain. Lumbar laminectomy is often performed in combination with other types of back surgery, such as lumbar laminotomy and discectomy. Complications and risks of lumbar laminectomy include nerve damage, bleeding, infection, and blood clots.

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