• treatments
  • physical therapy instructs on stretching and strength exercises that may lead to a decrease in pain and other symptoms Potential surgical treatments include: Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion - A surgical treatment of nerve root or spinal cord compression by decompressing the spinal cord and nerve roots of the cervical spine with a discectomy in order to stabilize the corresponding vertebrae. (wikipedia.org)
  • spinal cord
  • 2010). "Focal adhesive arachnoiditis of the spinal cord: Imaging diagnosis and surgical resolution. (theassr.org)
  • Laminoplasty - A surgical procedure relieve pressure on the spinal cord by cutting the lamina on both sides of the affected vertebrae (cutting through on one side and merely cutting a groove on the other) and then "swinging" the freed flap of bone open. (wikipedia.org)