Lumbar spinal canal stenosis

Known as: Spinal stenosis of lumbar region NOS, lumbar region spinal stenosis, lumbar spine stenosis 
An abnormal narrowing of the lumbar spinal canal. [HPO:probinson, pmid:3160275]
National Institutes of Health

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2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) is a debilitating condition associated with degeneration of the spine with aging… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT In recent decades, the fastest growth in lumbar surgery occurred in older patients with spinal stenosis. Trials indicate… (More)
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2010
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2010
STUDY DESIGN Randomized trial and concurrent observational cohort study. OBJECTIVE To compare 4 year outcomes of surgery to… (More)
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2007
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2007
STUDY DESIGN A randomized controlled trial. OBJECTIVES To assess the effectiveness of decompressive surgery as compared with… (More)
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2000
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2000
STUDY DESIGN A cohort of 100 patients with symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis, characterized in a previous article, were given… (More)
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2000
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2000
STUDY DESIGN A prospective cohort study of patients with lumbar spinal stenosis recruited from the practices of orthopedic… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY DESIGN A prospective, observational study. OBJECTIVES To identify outcome predictors of surgery for degenerative lumbar… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
STUDY DESIGN A prospective, randomized study of patients with symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis. OBJECTIVES Evaluation of… (More)
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1992
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1992
To investigate the pathogenesis of hypertrophy of the ligamentum flavum, 45 cases of lumbar canal stenosis were evaluated by… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The lateral region of the lumbar spinal canal is subject to pathologic alterations which encroach upon the neural structures… (More)
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