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Laminectomy and Laminotomy Spinal Surgery

Your spinal cord needs adequate space inside the spinal canal. Surgery to open the back of your spinal canal is one way to relieve the pressure on your spinal cord.

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Overview        

Treatments for spinal problems range from conservative therapies, such as braces, to more invasive therapies including spinal injections and spinal surgery. The exact treatment your doctor may recommend will depend upon the nature of your spinal problem and what's causing it.

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IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION As with any medical treatment, individual results may vary. There are potential risks and recovery takes time. People with conditions limiting rehabilitation should not have this surgery. Only a spine surgeon can tell if spine treatment is right for you.

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