Spinal Stenosis Signs & Symptoms

  • Dull low back and glut aches on the same side as the pinched nerve
  • Sharp, shooting or electric type of pain traveling down the leg. Depending on which nerve roots are pinched is where you will feel it in the leg, ankle and or foot.
  • Weakness in the leg.
  • Pain is not constant but intermittent.
  • Laying down or sitting typically alleviates the pain.
  • You may also having increase in pain with walking however walking and leaning over such as push a cart makes it feel better.
  • Bending backwards, rotating or sidebending towards the same side of the traveling pain increases the pain.