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Cauda Equina Syndrome (cont.)

Outlook

The outlook for cauda equina syndrome is based on the duration of symptoms prior to surgical treatment. The longer a person has symptoms prior to appropriate treatment, the less likely he or she is to have a full recovery.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/27/2014

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The cauda equina (CE) is formed by nerve roots caudal to the level of spinal cord termination.

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