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Doctor insights on: Als Vs Cervical Spondyliosis

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Why does it hurt when I have sex? When i hwve sex it hurts, it feels like my boyfriend "hits" something in there.....Its very frustrateing......Could it be serious...Something with my cervix or uteris.....Something in there is not right.......The pain als

Why does it hurt when I have sex? When i hwve sex it hurts, it feels like my boyfriend "hits" something in there.....Its very frustrateing......Could it be serious...Something with my cervix or uteris.....Something in there is not right.......The pain als

This : This is something that warrants a medical evaluation. Your doctor will take a detailed history and perform a pelvic exam and any diagnostic tests deemed necessary. You could be dealing with a cervical lesion like a polyp or a tumor. It could be infectious, foreign body (i.E tampon or condom, etc.) the only way to find out is by having a thorough work up. Good luck. ...Read more

Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more


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My emg showed profuse fascinations in nearly all muscles tested. Acute and chronic denervation in my cervical thoracic and lumbar. ALS symtoms?

My emg showed profuse fascinations in nearly all muscles tested. Acute and chronic denervation in my cervical thoracic and lumbar. ALS symtoms?

Yes and no: An EMG is not a SYMPTOM of ALS, it is basically a diagnostic tool. While this finding could be seen in ALS, it can also be seen in many other conditions. Need to be asked many more questions to provide accurate answers. RJ ...Read more

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How can I treat cervical spondylosis?

How can I treat cervical spondylosis?

Exercise: Cervical spondylosis is the fancy term for arthritis of the neck vertebrae. The best treatment for those arthritic changes is flexibility exercises and maintenance of range of motion. Use spineuniverse.Com for cervical spine exercises. As usual and with all condtions, no smoking, keep weight down to recommended level, and maintain good physical health. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Are the symptoms of cervical spondylosis bad?

Can be: Cervical spondylosis- arthritis of the neck usually manifests itself in neck pain and sometimes arthritis spurs which narrow the nerve exit hole(foramen) and the central spinal canal which can cause weakness and pain of an extremity as well as weakness of the arms and legs. It can also be mild. This is a significantly variable disease. See the neurosurgeon or orthospine surgeon. ...Read more

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What sort of disorder is cervical spondylosis?

What sort of disorder is cervical spondylosis?

Neck degeneration: Degeneratiom of disc and joints of neck it may or may not be symptomatic. ...Read more

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What do you recommend for cervical spondylosis?

Exercise: Flexibility and range of motion exercises help keep the spine with good mobility and will keep your pain to a minimum. Also, good physical condition, avoid smoking, and keep weight to the recommended level. Obesity causes all spine conditions to be worse. ...Read more

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What is cervical spondylosis? Can you describe it?

What is cervical spondylosis? Can you describe it?

Degenerative bone: Degenerative changes in the vertebrae in the neck cause irregular bony processes, degenerative changes in the disc and ligaments combine to narrow the spinal canal and damage the spinal cord. The symptoms are in part due to osteoarthritis of the cervical spine, but more seriously due to damage to the spinal cord and its nerves. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure cervical spondylosis?

What is the best way to cure cervical spondylosis?

Spondylosis: Spondylosis is simply arthritis of the disc and facets. This is not a common reason for spine surgery. It usually will cause neck pain that is aggravated by activity. Now, if pressure is present on the nerves from the arthritis (spinal stenosis) that is a different story. I would try nonsurgical treatment first: physical therapy, arthritis meds, nerve blocks, & reserve surgery for failures. ...Read more

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Are there good ways to avoid cervical spondylosis?

Are there good ways to avoid cervical spondylosis?

Cannot avoid: Cervical spine spondylosis or arthritis is unavoidable. Traumatic incidents increase the severity of the arthritis. Genetics and strenuous activity contribute as well. Flexibility exercises, range of motion exercises, good health and exercise help all arthritic conditions. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: cervical spondylosis?

Cervical spondylosis: This is a broad term for arthritic changes within the cervical spine: bone, disc, joint, ligaments. It can range from minor to severe and it can be relatively asymptomatic to very symptomatic. ...Read more

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