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4 Way Neck Machine Cervical
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Spondylosis: Yes it can; neck pain and radiating symptoms to the chest or clavicle (collar)bone can happen, depending on the level in the neck that has degeneration.... Go see a doctor if you are worried about pain at night/sweats, or other general symptoms, and imaging studies, perhaps including an MRI can be helpful to find the cause. Good luck! ...Read more
X-rays and symptoms: Start with a visit to your pcp, get x-rays and/or mris. ...Read more
Radiology: Certainly symptoms of neck pain or radiating pain to the arms or hands may give you some indication of cervical spondlylosis. However, x-rays, CT scans or MRI scans can provide a visual confirmation and can pin down the level (s) of the spine that are affected. This is particularly important if any surgical treatment is necessary. ...Read more
What types of symptoms would you expect from someone who has a reversed cervical curve in their neck?
Forward head posture: The technical term is kyphosis and it is commonly called forward head posture. The cervical vertebrae become compressed in the front and ligaments stretched in the back. Many times it is associated with TMJ problems and headaches which may originate in the back of the head. It will also associate with rolled shoulders and increases curvature of the back with hips forward to compensate down body. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cervical disk herniation aggravate into? Can the neck break or something? How to slow wear and tear after diagnosis.
Neck can't break, but: Your neck can;t break, but you could get articular nerve pain, numbness and tingling at that level. You should make sure you have a proper head rest in your car. And if you swim don't dive. A physical therapist can instruct you in gentle strengthening exercises and activities to avoid. ...Read more
Had a cervical lymphnode removed he said it looked normal but had fatty tissue attached, is fatty tissue normal for the neck lymphnodes?
Yes: The lymph node itself is what is important. Sounds like the lymph node was fine so ok ...Read more
Lots of options: First, one should seek out a pm;r pain specialist (or maybe anesthesiologist with pain training) to fully evaluate the neck. An MRI may end up being needed, but not after usually trying more conservative treatments such as nsaids, prednisone, and maybe pt. Surgery is not usually needed or appropriate for axial neck pain. Interventional pain injections into the appropriate structure can help. ...Read more
Neck pain: Cervical lordosis is normal curvature of the cervical spine. It looks like a bow from side. If one loose lordosis aka straightening of cervical spine head translates forward causing increased load on muscles on back of your neck. If not treated one can suffer from chronic neck pain, headaches and shoulder pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a cervical spinal fusion been determined to fused properly should the neck hardware be removed?
How to diagnose tinnitus caused by cervical (neck) issue? Which medical professional should I consult?
My neck hurts so much from the joining of my head I can't turn from one side down to my shoulder and Down to my cervical borne?
Not enough info!: It you have a stiff neck that is new, along with fever, cough, sore throat or any other acute illness, you need to get seen right away to make sure you don't have a serious infection. Otherwise if your neck has been hurting for awhile, a little more information would help. When did it start? Did you hurt it? We can't tell what's going on from the info you provide. If it is that severe, see MD ...Read more