Effects of cervical traction and exercise therapy in cervical spondylosis
All patients of 18-60 years of age who had cervical spine diseases such as cervical spondylosis
, metastatic tumors of spine, spinal tuberculosis, ossified posterior longitudinal ligaments and plasmacytoma were included in this descriptive study.
This condition is called cervical spondylosis
," explained Dr Jose.
sup] comparing the performance of the Shikani Optical Stylet and Macintosh laryngoscope for orotracheal intubation in patients with cervical spondylosis
, they showed that Shikani Optical Stylet compared to Macintosh laryngoscope was more clinically beneficial, especially in patients with difficult airways.
I've got cervical spondylosis
- arthritis at the top of my spine.
The differential diagnosis for ALS includes myasthenia gravis, inclusion-body myositis, multifocal motor neuropathy, benign fasciculations, hereditary spastic paraplegia, primary lateral sclerosis, postpolio progressive muscle atrophy, cervical spondylosis
, and multiple sclerosis.
Spine anomalies scoliosis, kyphosis, wedge vertebrae, and spondylosis
also have been described in this syndrome.
Clinical significance of age related vertebral degenerative disease like spondylosis
deformans and the high incidence of easily detected bony osteophytes have shown correlation to musculoskeletal or neurologic disease.
More worrisome causes of back pain are spondylosis
or stress fractures; these are usually caused by a sports trauma such as gymnastics or diving, but also can be caused by a rapid growth spurt.
The collapse episode sounds like a disc issue in the lower back associated with the arthritis or spondylosis
that was seen on the radiographs.
Arroyo said she did not know her state of health because she had not yet consulted her doctor regarding her cervical spondylosis
, a degenerative disease of the bones and cartilage of the neck.
During his visit, Dr Panikar will offer consultations on lower back pain, spondylosis
, sciatica and issues related to neurology and neurosurgery for BD15 at Aster Medical Centre, Gudaibiya.