× Bone Spur
Published: Jun 17, 2011
Category: Bone Spur
Spinal bone spurs are boney growths that occur on the edges of the joints in your back. These slow to develop boney formations are a result of friction or stress on the joints over a long period of time. These growths often go many years without being detected and not all spine bone spurs will cause symptoms. You would only notice symptoms if they start to affect the nearby structures in your spine such as your spinal cord or nerves.

What type of symptoms you present with will depend on where...