A 36-year-old male asked:
What is the definition or description of: decompression?
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Dr. David Rosenfeld answered
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: There are many definitions depending on the context. I assume that this is the one you are asking about: decompression (surgery), a procedure used to treat spinal stenosis (in spinal decompression), carotid artery stenosis or any condition where a structure is being compressed.
Answered on Nov 28, 2013
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