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Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Spine and Back Health
Could you please explain what severe narrowing of the intervertebral foramen due to osteophyte and facet hypertrophy is and what the treatment will be?
Thank you for visiting NetWellness. On this site, NetWellness experts try to answer general questions about health. Only the health professional who ordered the tests should interpret the results and make treatment recommendations. Best wishes.
David J Hart, MD
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University