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Lumbar spinal stenosis
A 50-year-old member asked:
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let us help: Lumbar stenosis, the spinal nerve roots in the lower back are compressed, or choked, and this can produce symptoms of sciatica -- tingling, weakness o ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
33 years experience Occupational Medicine
Narrow spinal canal : There is a canal surrounded by a membrane that goes through the middle of the vertebrae. The spinal cord sits inside the canal surrounded by fluid. ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
19 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: Depending on the severity, stenosis of the lumbar spine can be treated with medications, physical therapy, injections, or surgery.
A 40-year-old member asked:
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on symptoms: Some people with stenosis have no symptoms or back pain (no leg pain); in them the stenosis needs no treatment and the pain is treated with exercise, ... Read More
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