Spinal decompression

What is Spinal decompression?

A process of relief of pressure exerted on nerve root emerging from spinal column either surgically or non surgically. Done in conditions like chronic back pain, sciatica, intervertebral disc herniation etc.

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will spinal decompression aid in treatment of spinal stenosis?

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Yes, it is the treatment for stenosis.

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How effective is spinal decompression therapy?
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Around 30-40 % .

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Nonsurgical...

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I am in the middle of spinal decompression treatments which have relieved my back pain. MRI shows lumbar spine arthritis and degenerative disks. I...

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Medication like methylcobalamine with muscle relaxant and analgesic will reduce pain; you can take them consulting...

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