A 27-year-old male asked:
What is nerve impingement?
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery 40 years experience
Pinching of nerve: It is pinching or compression of a nerve due to either a disc herniation, spinal stenosis , a bony ridge or spur, overgrowth or unfolding of ligament, overgrowth of a facet joint, from spinal instability. From a spinal deformity, from a synovial cyst, from excessive fat in the spinal canal, from a spinal fracture, from a spinal tumor, infection or even a bleed or vascular problem. I can list ...
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Neurology 58 years experience
Nerve under pressure: It means that the nerve is pinched.
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West Harrison, NY
A 77-year-old female asked:
What is done for nerve impingement?
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Neurosurgery 35 years experience
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