Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Clinical Case Reports Volume 6 Issue 7

Unconstrained Cervical Total Disc Replacement not One Design Suits Every Patient. Case Report

Juan Manuel Amaya Sánchez1*, John Choi1 and Hong Lee Terry Teo2

1Spine Ortho Clinic, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Changi General Hospital, Singapore

*Corresponding Author: AJuan Manuel Amaya Sánchez, Spine Ortho Clinic, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Received: April 20, 2023; Published: June 10, 2023


Degenerative disc disease is one of the main causes of cervical radiculopathy and myelopathy. It has been treated traditionally with anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) [1]. However, this procedure was not immune from different types of complications, one of the most frequent is adjacent segment disease (ASD). As a result, new techniques such as total disc replacement (TDR) have emerged as an alternative to preserve motion and decrease the risk of ASD [2].

Keywords:Cervical Disc Replacement; Metallosis; Mobi C; Cervical Radiculopathy


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Citation: Juan Manuel Amaya Sánchez., et al. “Unconstrained Cervical Total Disc Replacement not One Design Suits Every Patient. Case Report”.Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 6.7 (2023): 11-16.


Copyright: © 2023 Juan Manuel Amaya Sánchez., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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