The staff at Miami Back Specialists help treat a number of issues casing back pain, Cauda Equina Syndrome is one of the conditions they help treat.

Cauda Equina Syndrome is a serious but rare complication of a ruptured disc. It occurs when disc material is pushed into the spinal canal and compresses the bundle of lumbar and sacral nerve roots, causing loss of bladder and bowel control. Permanent neurological damage may result if this syndrome is left untreated.