Table 5

Line of diagnosis for facet joint interventions.

Group

2002

Percent

2006

Percent


LUMBOSACRAL SPONDYLOSIS

168,980

32.3%

3,379,600

32.3%

LUMBAGO/BACK PAIN

151,240

28.9%

3,024,800

28.9%

CERVICAL SPONDYLOSIS W/WO MYELOPATHY

27,960

5.3%

559,200

5.3%

DEGENERATION OF LUMBAR OR LUMBOSACRAL INTERVERTEBRAL DISC

32,180

6.2%

643,600

6.2%

CERVICALGIA

29,320

5.6%

586,400

5.6%

SCIATICA

2,800

0.5%

56,000

0.5%

THORACIC OR LUMBOSACRAL NEURITIS OR RADICULITIS UNSPECIFIED

21,680

4.1%

433,600

4.1%

THORACIC SPONDYLOSIS W/WO MYELOPATHY

4,320

0.8%

86,400

0.8%

SPINAL STENOSIS

11,940

2.3%

238,800

2.3%

POSTLAMINECTOMY SYNDROME

10,860

2.1%

217,200

2.1%

DEGENERATION OF CERVICAL INTERVERTEBRAL DISC

6,040

1.2%

120,800

1.2%

LUMBAR DISC DISPLACEMENT

6,980

1.3%

139,600

1.3%

PAIN IN JOINT UNSPECIFIED/SPECIFIED AREA

5,320

1.0%

106,400

1.0%

BRACHIAL NEURITIS OR RADICULITIS NOT OTHERWISE SPECIFIED

4,560

0.9%

91,200

0.9%

ARTHROPATHY

1,680

0.3%

33,600

0.3%

OTHER SYNDROMES AFFECTING CERVICAL REGION

5,640

1.1%

112,800

1.1%

POSTLAMINECTOMY SYNDROME OF CERVICAL REGION

1,000

0.2%

20,000

0.2%

LUMBOSACRAL SPRAIN

1,680

0.3%

33,600

0.3%

DEGENERATION OF THORACIC OR THORACOLUMBAR INTERVERTEBRAL DISC

1,220

0.2%

24,400

0.2%

CONGENITAL ANOMALIES OF SPINE

1,200

0.2%

24,000

0.2%

DISORDERS OF SACRUM

2,300

0.4%

46,000

0.4%

SPONDYLOLISTHESIS

1,120

0.2%

22,400

0.2%

MYALGIA AND MYOSITIS

1,560

0.3%

31,200

0.3%

DEGENERATION OF INTERVERTEBRAL DISC SITE UNSPECIFIED

940

0.2%

18,800

0.2%

NEURALGIA NEURITIS AND RADICULITIS UNSPECIFIED

520

0.1%

10,400

0.1%

OSTEOARTHROSIS

1,180

0.2%

23,600

0.2%

SPINAL STENOSIS IN CERVICAL REGION

800

0.2%

16,000

0.2%

SPASM OF MUSCLE

840

0.2%

16,800

0.2%

PATHOLOGICAL FRACTURE OF VERTEBRAE

400

0.1%

8,000

0.1%

LUMBOSACRAL PLEXUS LESIONS

800

0.2%

16,000

0.2%

INFLAMMATORY SPONDYLOPATHY

520

0.1%

10,400

0.1%

OTHERS

12,840

2.5%

256,800

2.5%


Manchikanti et al. BMC Health Services Research 2010 10:84   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-10-84

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