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What increases my risk for cervical spinal stenosis?
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Disc diease
Arthritis, some time having infection and tumors in that area.

In brief: Disc diease
Arthritis, some time having infection and tumors in that area.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Arthritis
It is typically an arthritic condition and so often the worse the arthritis, the worse the stenosis.

In brief: Arthritis
It is typically an arthritic condition and so often the worse the arthritis, the worse the stenosis.
Dr. Edward Hellman
Dr. Edward Hellman
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: Smoking family hx
Smoking is a risk of increased degenerative changes which can lead to spinal stenosis as is a strong family history of arthritis or back issues.
Certain syndromes are associated with spinal stenosis.

In brief: Smoking family hx
Smoking is a risk of increased degenerative changes which can lead to spinal stenosis as is a strong family history of arthritis or back issues.
Certain syndromes are associated with spinal stenosis.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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