Spinal Stenosis Treatment

The term ‘Spinal’ refers to the spine while ‘stenosis’ means “a narrowing”. Therefore, spinal stenosis is a condition in which the spinal canal becomes narrow.

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The term ‘Spinal’ refers to the spine while ‘stenosis’ means “a narrowing”. Therefore, spinal stenosis is a condition in which the spinal canal becomes narrow. The spinal canal is the area your nerves and spinal cord travel through. When this area becomes narrower, it results in your nerves and spinal cord getting pinched and squeezed. This squeezing is known as “compression”. Spinal stenosis may affect the chest (thoracic), neck (cervical), or lower back (lumbar) spines. The area that is most commonly affected by this condition is the lumbar spine followed by the cervical spine.

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Causes of Spinal Stenosis

  • Arthritis of Spine

  • Bone diseases

  • Herniated or slipped disc

  • Injury to the spine causing pressure on the spinal cord

  • Tumors in the Spine

Symptoms of Spinal Stenosis

  • Numbness, or pain in the back, buttocks, thighs, calves, neck, shoulders and arms

  • Weakness of part of a leg or arm

  • Poor balance while walking

  • Problems controlling urine or bowel movements

Exams and Tests for Spinal Stenosis

  • Spinal MRI

  • X-ray of the spine

  • Spinal CT Scan

  • Bone Scan

  • Electromyogram (EMG)

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Non-Surgical Treatment Options for Spinal Stenosis

A number of non-surgical treatment options are available to patients with spinal stenosis, such as :

  • Many patients find relief with acupuncture or acupuncture. You can try these alternative treatments to help deal with the condition.

  • Easy and light exercising can help to strengthen the muscles around your spine so that you get better supported, which in turn could help reduce the pain.

  • Another option that you have is over-the-counter NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs).

  • For patients with a severe case of spinal stenosis, doctors may use an epidural steroid injection. This injection is administered into the area around your nerve roots and spinal cord. Anti-inflammatory medicine, is injected into the epidural space to help reduce the inflammation of the nerve roots.

  • Physical therapy may also be recommended by your doctor to treat spinal stenosis.

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Surgical Options for Spinal Stenosis

In most cases, patients with spinal stenosis respond very well to non-surgical treatments. This means that you may not require surgery. However, there are situations that require you to make surgery the next step, including.

  • You have tried non-surgical treatments, but they have not been effective in treating your condition.

  • You have been experiencing severe pain for a long period of time.

  • You are experiencing radiculopathy, which is a medical term that is used to describe numbness, pain and tingling in the arms and legs.

  • The sensation in your arms and legs is lost.

  • The motor strength in your arms and legs has decreased.

  • You have lost bladder or bowel control.

Most Advanced Minimal Invasive Spine Decompression Surgery for Spinal Stenosis

This technique is used to remove tissue that presses against a nerve structure by making more room for the spinal cord in the spinal canal or for the nerve roots in the foramen.

To remove the tissue that's pressing on a nerve, your spine surgeon may perform one of the following types of surgery.

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Foraminotomy : It is a minimally-invasive procedure created to expand the space through which a nerve root exits from the spinal cord, and also try to remove any piece of disk which is putting pressure on the nerve. The aim of the procedure is to widen the opening ( foramina) to decompress the nerve and restore the nerve to its normal shape and size and to relieve the symptoms of the patient. The nerves can now glide freely in the passage.

Laminotomy : Laminotomy is a surgical procedure that helps to decompress the spinal cord or the spinal nerves that emerge from the vertebral column. It is done with aim of removing any structure that narrows the spinal canal and free the entrapped nerves. In this procedure a small incision is made in the lamina as opposed to laminectomy where the entire lamina is removed. As a result laminotomy procedure decompresses the spinal cord without compromising with the spinal stability.

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Benefits of Getting Treatment for Spinal Stenosis in India

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