Elevated levels of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and TNFR1 in recurrent herniated lumbar discs correlate with chronicity of postoperative sciatic pain

Pablo Andrade, Govert Hoogland, Onno P. Teernstra, Jasper van Aalst, Emiel van Maren, Marc A. Daemen, Veerle Visser-Vandewalle

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)243-251
JournalThe Spine Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2016


  • Discectomy
  • Intervertebral disc
  • Lumbar disc herniation
  • Sciatica
  • TNF-alpha
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Chronic pain
  • Pain
  • TNF-alpha receptors
  • Leg pain

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