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Can spinal stenosis make me shorter?
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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery
In brief: No
It will not.

In brief: No
It will not.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Dr. Kevin Vaught
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: No
Spinal stenosis has no bearing on your height but spinal stenosis typically results from degenerative changes of the spine which leads to disc space narrowing or disc height loss which leads to overall loss of height with age.

In brief: No
Spinal stenosis has no bearing on your height but spinal stenosis typically results from degenerative changes of the spine which leads to disc space narrowing or disc height loss which leads to overall loss of height with age.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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In brief: Yes
Reduce the distance.

In brief: Yes
Reduce the distance.
Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
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