At-home pain management of symptoms from lumbar spinal stenosis may include heat/ice therapy, massage therapy, topical pain relievers and over-the-counter medications.
Lumbar spinal stenosis may be treated with self-care activities like posture, pain management and nutrition in addition to spinal stenosis exercises.
When nonsurgical treatments have failed to manage the symptoms caused by spinal stenosis, various surgical options may be considered.
Signs and symptoms of spinal stenosis can vary. An accurate diagnosis is needed to rule out other potential causes of pain and/or neurological deficits.
Spinal stenosis treatment options include exercise, activity modification, epidural injections, medication and spinal stenosis surgery.
The most common kinds of spine surgery for synovial cysts can be either a decompression alone or a decompression with a spine fusion.
The symptoms and signs of central canal stenosis may occur anywhere along the body depending on the location of spinal cord compression. Typically, the cervical and lumbar spine are commonly affected.