Patient Information on Cauda Equina Warning Signs


Many patients have a combination of back and leg pain, numbness and weakness. These symptoms can be distressing for you but don’t necessarily require emergency medical attention. 

A rare but serious back condition, Cauda Equine Syndrome can lead to permanent damage or disability and will need to be seen by an Emergency Specialist Spinal Team. 

Please click the link below for some warning signs and seek medical attention if they occur.

Cauda Equina Warning Signs

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