A member asked:

What does it mean neck x-ray report. no fractures or subluxation visualized. cervical spine straightening. no prevertebral soft tissue swelling. open mouth view is limited by overlying bony structures. ?

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Dr. Alexios Apazidis answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery

Sounds like an entirely normal X-ray. All cervical spines straighten out in cray or MRI done supine. Alternatively could be indication of some cervical muscle spasm causing splinting and thus straightening of the spine.

Answered Oct 7, 2020



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