Spinal Stenosis: Cervical

Spinal Stenosis: Cervical

Picture of cervical spinal stenosis

When the spinal canal becomes narrower (stenosis), the spinal cord and/or nerve roots get squeezed.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerRobert B. Keller, MD - Orthopedics
Last RevisedFebruary 13, 2012

Last Revised: February 13, 2012

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Robert B. Keller, MD - Orthopedics

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