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what are sign and symptoms of cervical and lumbar spondylosis?

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 40 years experience
Usually none: This is a descriptive term to note age related changes of the spine that could eventually lead to an inflammation which would them cause symptoms.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

Tell me whether cervical / lumbar spondylosis has got any permanent treatment?

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Dr. Zachary Levine
Neurosurgery 28 years experience
No quick answer: Spondylosis is also known as stenosis. It occurs as we get older. It occurs with trauma and repetitive spinal micro trauma. We can't prevent it. When it cause neurologic problems surgery might be needed to decompress neural structures such as nerve roots and the spinal cord.

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