Cervical myelopathy/stenosis

Fast facts on cervical myelopathy:

  • Condition caused by compression of spinal cord characterised by clumsiness of hands and gait imbalance.
  • Majority experience progressive symptoms and require surgery to relieve pressure on spinal cord.
  • Surgery can be done from back (cervical laminectomy) or front depending on individual case.
  • Surgery halts progression of symptoms in majority of patients.

48 year old lady with weakness in hands and gait disturbance progressing to wheelchair mobility in a span of 6 weeks. MRI showed multilevel cervical stenosis with cord compression. 4 level cervical laminectomy and fusion. This surgery halted her deterioration and she underwent rehabilitation.

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Dr Saurabh Kapoor

FRCS(Glasg), MS(ortho), DNB

Formerly Spine consultant Queen’s Medical Centre, UK
Minimally invasive surgeries/Disc replacement/Deformity correction

Speciality Spine Clinic
(Delhi Centre for Advanced Spinal Surgery)

KP4, Gopal Mandir Road, Near City Park Hotel, Pitam Pura, New Delhi

For appointment: 011 47505783,

Monday: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Wednesday: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Friday: 6:00PM - 8:00PM



DITO, Sant Parmanand Hospital

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