Lumbar spinal stenosis. Significance of neurophysiologic tests.

Authors

  • M M Silva Instituto Português de Reumatologia, Centro de Estudos Egas Moniz, Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisboa.
  • M Carvalho
  • M Alves
  • M L Luís

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20344/amp.2672

Abstract

The authors review Lumbar Spinal Stenosis discussing the diagnostic criteria, the etiopathogenesis, and clinical manifestations. Imaging and neurophysiological investigations are also discussed. EMG, Sensory Evoked Potencials and Motor Stimulation are described stressing their role in differential diagnosis. The therapeutic approach is briefly commented.

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Silva MM, Carvalho M, Alves M, Luís ML. Lumbar spinal stenosis. Significance of neurophysiologic tests. Acta Med Port [Internet]. 1995 Feb. 27 [cited 2023 Feb. 4];8(2):101-5. Available from: https://www.actamedicaportuguesa.com/revista/index.php/amp/article/view/2672

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Arquivo Histórico