Dazhong · poster news September 17, Texas (Correspondent section chang yong) recently, the second department of bone department of lingcheng district people's hospital of dezhou successfully cured a case of traumatic kyphosis of the spine and paralysis of both lower limbs.
On July 26, 2019, lingcheng district people's hospital bone department 2 admitted a "troublesome" patient. The 67-year-old woman has been suffering from alzheimer's disease, high blood pressure and severe senile osteoporosis for several years. She developed back pain, inability to get out of bed and standing and walking three weeks ago. Two team bone to ask medical history, physical examination and imaging examination, diagnosis of the lumbar spine pathological compression fracture, senile severe osteoporosis and lumbar spinal stenosis disease, incomplete double lower limbs paralysis, protruding after traumatic spinal deformity, hypertension, alzheimer's disease and other diseases, can only live life lie in bed, not surgery could no longer stand up. In addition, deep vein thrombosis, lung infection, bedsores and other complications can lead to death. Lingcheng people's hospital recommended posterior spinal decompression, bone graft fusion and orthopedic internal fixation.
The old man suffered from alzheimer's disease, commonly known as dementia, and was unable to communicate with others. Surgery is a challenge for both the elderly and the doctor. After repeated consultation from family members and consultation from outpatient departments of several hospitals, we finally decided to give up the conservative treatment of surgery and was discharged on July 28, 2019.
Ling cheng district people's hospital, director of the second department of bone Yang zhenlei carefully examine the patient image results show
On August 21, 2019, the elderly man's eldest son appeared again in the office of Yang zhenlei, director of the second department of bone science. Classics inquiry is informed old person can lie in bed only after coming home, a variety of methods such as plaster are of no help, eat reduce body worse and worse with each passing day. The three sons finally decided to operate on the old man. < / p > < p > lingcheng district people's courtyard bone team in the face of such a patient, know that life is a great responsibility. After admission, the old man had a low blood potassium level of 2.69mmol/l, and his general condition was poor. Therefore, he adjusted various physiological indicators actively, conducted preoperative case discussion, invited multi-disciplinary consultation, and made full preoperative preparation. On August 28, 2019, the patient was subjected to posterior spinal lamina decompression, bone graft fusion and orthopedic internal fixation under general anesthesia.
After the attending physician duan changyong and the chief nurse sun yuting led the nursing team of meticulous care, lie in bed for more than 2 months of the elderly miraculously stood up. Looking at the old man who has functional exercise in the corridor, the family showed the long-lost smile. Exclamation ground say: "know operation result is so good, did an operation to the old man early! My sincere thanks go to the medical staff of lingcheng district people's hospital."
Responsible editor: wang xiubo