What Is the Prognosis of Spinal Stenosis?

Q:
What is the prognosis of spinal stenosis?

A:
The outlook for patients with lumbar spinal stenosis varies and depends on the severity and duration of symptoms at the time of initiation of treatment.

Ultimately, the outlook depends on an individual’s response to treatment. The response to treatment is also dependent on the severity and cause of the lumbar spinal stenosis as well as the underlying medical condition of the patient.

If you are concerned about a lumbar spinal stenosis, consult with your doctors on more details.

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