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A 23-year-old male asked about a 53-year-old female:

Xray report has loss of cervical lordosis. severe pain in movement of neck followed by left arm joint. is it treatable? is it danger? pls help me out.

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
It depends on type o: The report is only as reliable as the type of x-ray done(? C-spine x-ray versus MRI of the c-spine). If you have lots of pain, a plane x-ray is not likely to help with the diagnosis. You need to be sure that you are examined by a neurologist or neurosurgeon to help you find out the cause and offer treatment which is appropriate. They can order a mri, if indicated based on their examination.

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