cervical

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cervical

[′sər·və·kəl]
(anatomy)
Of or relating to the neck, a necklike part, or the cervix of an organ.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Note if the cervical curve is normal (A), straight (B), or reversed (C)--abnormal curves can cause severe pain and herniated discs.
Resolution of fibromyalgia & polypharmacy concomitant with increased cervical curve & improved quality of life following reduction of upper cervical subluxation: a case study.
The cervical curve is the first of the 2 compensatory curves to develop and is the least pronounced of all the spinal curves.