What is it?
Information coming soon.
• Upper back pain • Leg pain - if spinal cord is compressed • Weakness or tingling in legs
When to see a doctor or consider surgery?
You should see your GP if symptoms are severe, that do not improve over time and/or worsen. Surgery can be considered if non surgical treatments do not relieve symptoms. If you experience any 'Red Flags' (Symptoms requiring immidiate attention) you should see a doctor as soon as possible.
How is it diagnosed?
A history examination and special investigations which may include X- rays, CT and MRI scans.