The Faculty of Medicine of Hokkaido University will hold an open to the public, “Lumbar Spinal Canal Stenosis,” on May 27, 2023.


Lumbar spinal canal stenosis, which is common in middle age and older, causes pain in the lower back and buttocks. It also causes pain and numbness in the lower limbs, mainly in the posterior aspect, which can interfere with daily life.

Why does it occur? The causes, surgical methods, the latest treatments, and research will be explained.


For more information, please click here. *Go to the website of the Faculty of Medicine, Hokkaido University.