abnormally narrow spinal canal, which may be inherited or may develop in
curvature of the spine (scoliosis).
disorder in which the bones of the arms and legs don't grow to normal size and
the vertebrae of the spine don't grow normally (achondroplastic dwarfism).
Have had lower back surgery, which may cause scarring that puts pressure on
the spinal nerves. Progressive spinal stenosis may occur, even after successful
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