pinal stenosis is a medical condition characterized by a narrowing of the spine that pinches or irritates the spinal nerves. This can cause severe pain, but the symptoms of spinal stenosis vary.
Other symptoms that can be felt in the affected area or in the extremities are:
Stenosis can be treated non-surgically or surgically.
Non surgical treatments include:
- Activity modification
- Home exercises
- Epidural injections
- Physical Therapy
Surgical treatments can include:
- Interspinous process devices
- Facet replacement
- Total element replacement
- Fusion surgery