Back pain, Numbness, Urinary incontinence: 2 Possible Causes
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What causes back pain, numbness and urinary incontinence? 2 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.


Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis is a condition in which the spinal column narrows and starts compressing the spinal cord. This process is typically gradual.

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Spinal Cord Abscess

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

A spinal cord abscess (SCA) can occur when an infection develops in your spinal cord. Learn how to recognize and treat this serious condition.

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