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Total Disc Replacement MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Total Disc Replacement
Tree Number(s)
E04.555.110.110.850
E04.650.110.850
E04.680.101.110.850
Unique ID
D059145
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059145
Scope Note
The replacement of intervertebral discs in the spinal column with artificial devices. The procedure is done in the lumbar or cervical spine to relieve severe pain resulting from INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DEGENERATION.
Entry Term(s)
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Disc
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Disk
Artificial Disc Replacement
Artificial Disk Replacement
Total Disc Arthroplasty
Total Disk Arthroplasty
Total Disk Replacement
Previous Indexing
Arthroplasty, Replacement (2003-2011)
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Revision Date
2014/06/24
Total Disc Replacement Preferred
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