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Total Disc Replacement
MeSH HeadingTotal Disc Replacement
Tree NumberE04.555.110.110.850
Tree NumberE04.650.110.850
Scope NoteThe replacement of intervertebral discs in the spinal column with aritificial devices. The procedure is done in the lumbar or cervical spine to relieve severe pain resulting from INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DEGENERATION.
Entry TermArthroplasty, Replacement, Disc
Entry TermArthroplasty, Replacement, Disk
Entry TermArtificial Disc Replacement
Entry TermArtificial Disk Replacement
Entry TermTotal Disc Arthroplasty
Entry TermTotal Disk Arthroplasty
Entry TermTotal Disk Replacement
Allowable QualifiersAE CL CT EC ED ES HI IS LJ MO MT NU PX RH SN ST TD UT VE
Previous Indexing Arthroplasty, Replacement (2003-2011)
History Note2012
Date of Entry20140626
Unique IDD059145


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Surgical Procedures, Operative [E04]
   Orthopedic Procedures [E04.555]
      Arthroplasty [E04.555.110]
         Arthroplasty, Replacement [E04.555.110.110]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Ankle [E04.555.110.110.010]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Elbow [E04.555.110.110.045]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Finger [E04.555.110.110.054]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip [E04.555.110.110.110]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee [E04.555.110.110.115]
Hemiarthroplasty [E04.555.110.110.482]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeTotal Disc Replacement [E04.555.110.110.850]

 
Surgical Procedures, Operative [E04]
   Prosthesis Implantation [E04.650]
      Arthroplasty, Replacement [E04.650.110]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Ankle [E04.650.110.010]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Elbow [E04.650.110.045]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Finger [E04.650.110.054]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip [E04.650.110.110]
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee [E04.650.110.115]
Hemiarthroplasty [E04.650.110.482]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeTotal Disc Replacement [E04.650.110.850]

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