Krystal Thompson

Thoracic Pediculectomy Surgery 

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Next medical illustration of A step-by-step process of a surgical treatment of an adult hydrocele; in particular the Lord’s procedure. It is intended to detail the anatomy of the human male testes involved with the procedure and the steps of the surgery.

Adult Acquired Hydrocele

"Thoracic pediculectomy for acute spinal cord decompression" This illustration was done for a published article in the Journal of Neurosurgery: Case Lessons. The patient is an adolescent with idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) with a right main thoracic curvature at the T7–T8 vertebrae. This piece illustrates the step-by-step Pediculectomy procedure performed on the patient of the concave apical pedicle(s) for spinal cord decompression in a high-risk spinal deformity surgery.


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