What is Spinal disc replacement?

Category: Surgeries


A spinal disc replacement is a surgery usually done in degenerative disc diseases and related disorders. It involves removing the affected discs and replacing with an artificial disc.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Spinal disc replacement

Side effect Patients
Lower back pain on waking 1
Pain in leg(s) 1


Stopped having Spinal disc replacement

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 9
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 2
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