Spondylosis

What is Spondylosis?

Spondylosis is degenerative osteoarthritis of the joints between the center of the spinal vertebrae or bones of our back and/or neural foramina. If severe, it may cause pressure on nerve roots with subsequent sensory and/or motor disturbances, such as pain in the neck, shoulder, arm, back, and/or leg, paresthesia, or muscle weakness in the limbs.It is more common in old age.

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Is it possible to have bulging discs without spondylosis? Specifically, I suffered a traumatic injury resulting in a herniated disc between my T7-8...

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I really appreciate your concern and looking to the history given here and the report of MRI I could say that more...

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my doc says I have arthritis in my spine.. what do you think? I have pain in my LEFT ear, shoulder, chest, side, neck ( sometimes swells) back and...

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The symptoms that you have could be related to a muscular pain due to poor posture, disc prolapse or...

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I have been diagnosed L5-6 fusion, degenerative disc disease, L15-S1 neuropathy, C5-C6 degenerative disc desease, arthritic spondylosis, bone...

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Hi, I m a 30 year old female suffering with severe back pain for the past few years. It has worsened after my recent pregnancy. After x-rays and...

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I was recently diagnosed w/ lumbar and dorsal osteoarthritis and spondylosis. Now I am having tingling on the left side of me face, left arm and...

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I have neck pain due to spondylosis. I get stiffness in the juncture of head and neck and feel imbalance very frequently. If i take zapiz tablet i...

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I am 77 and take heart disease medications. I have lower back pain , am fatigued and joint pain. Suggestions?

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I have been having a stabbing pain upon waking up on both sides of my back, but it goes away after being up a while. What is that?

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I can't get to sleep tonight. I have severe butt pain especially whn I lye down. Excursion. It shoot lik a knife. I'm on steroid , doesn't or...

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