Cauda Equina Syndrome Directory
Cauda equina syndrome is characterized by spinal nerve root compression. If left untreated, cauda equina syndrome can cause serious permanent damage. Symptoms include severe lower back pain. Other symptoms include abnormal sensation in the legs, pain or numbness in the legs, bladder control problems, and sexual dysfunction. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about causes of cauda equina syndrome, how to treat it, and much more.
Cauda Equina Syndrome: Symptoms, Treatment, Surgery, and More
WebMD explains the symptoms, causes, treatments, and prognosis of cauda equina syndrome.
Back Pain Prevention
WebMD explains how exercise and lifestyle factor may or may not prevent back pain.
Back Pain Treatment
Back pain in the lower back or low back pain is a common concern, affecting up to 90% of Americans at some point in their lifetime. Up to 50% will ...
Back Pain Risk Factors
What are the risk factors for back pain?