Common Terms for Spinal Stenosis
A Spine Expert Defines Spinal Stenosis-related Words
Dr. Jeffrey Wang, a professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UCLA, goes over some terms you may hear your doctor use as he or she talks about spinal stenosis. Use this video as a quick reference or refresher to help you more fully understand your condition.
Dr. Wang reviews:
- Disc (intervertebral disc)
- Facet joints
- Spinous processes
- Intervertebral foramen