Triple Level Anterior Lumbar Discectomy and Fusion - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This stock medical exhibit depicts a triple level anterior lumbar discectomy and fusion in a series of illustrations. The first illustration shows multiple incisions made to expose the left iliac crest bone graft harvest site and the lumbosacral spine. The second illustration shows the removal of L3-4, L4-5 and L5-S1 disc material. The third illustration shows the decortication of the L3-4, L4-5 and L5-S1 endplates and disc spaces. The fourth illustration shows a sagittal view of the packing of fusion cages with bone graft and insertion into the disc spaces.