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

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