Spinal stenosis

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Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of the spinal canal or neural foramen. It can cause pressure on the spinal cord or nerve roots.[1]

Symptoms may include pain, numbness, or weakness in the arms or legs.

Symptoms usually get worse over time. Severe symptoms may include bladder and bowel problems or sexual dysfunction.[2]

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  1. "Spinal Stenosis". National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. 11 April 2017. Retrieved 19 December 2017.
  2. "Spinal Stenosis". National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. 11 April 2017. Retrieved 19 December 2017.