Frequently Asked Questions
● Cervical myelopathy
● Thoracic myelopathy
● Lumbar myelopathy
● Age - as age advances, there are chances of the patient to suffer from arthritis and also natural wear and tear of the spine. As a result of which the space within the column may get alleviated and cause compression.
● Tumor - tumors may pose a factor for compression of the spinal cord.
● Disc prolapse - the intervertebral disc may prolapse and compress the subsequent part of the spinal cord.
● An injury or even infection can cause compression of the spinal cord.