A 60-year-old female asked:
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Cervical spine compression of nerve?

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Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Radiculopathy: Typically you will feel referred, burning, radicular pain in a dermatomal distribution, depending upon which nerve root is being compressed.
Answered on Mar 15, 2020
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