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What are specific cervical kyphosis reversal exercises?

What are specific cervical kyphosis reversal exercises?

Many exercises: These two sites have some simple exercises for you to try. They should not cause pain. Any increase in pain should take you to your doctor's office. Do not forget about stress relief techniques as well and the right pillow for sleeping. Good luck. http://www.ehow.com/video_6561843_treat-kyphosis-exercise.html http://www.Buzzle.Com/articles/kyphosis-exercises.Html. ...Read more

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Dr. Douglas Linville II
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Kyphosis (Definition)

When viewing the human spine from the side, there are usually three natural curvatures. The neck and low back have a curvature with the con cavity backward, this is known as lordosis; and the mid back has a curve with the concavity anteriorly, this is known as s kyphosis. When an elderly lady has an increase "hump" in this curvature in the mid back we call ...Read more


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Are there specific cervical kyphosis reversal exercises?

See your doctor: Cervical kyphosis is a reversal of the normal cervical curvature (which should be lordosis). This could be due to injury, muscle spasm, or congenital defect. It is quite unusual. After your doctor investigates, referral to a physical therapist to instruct you on a customized exercise program should help. ...Read more

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I have a cervical kyphosis and i'm 20 years old. What exercise should I do?

You should see your: Spine surgeon, who depending upon your symptoms will start treating you. I would not start something, in presence of a neck problem, without a surgeon seeing you first. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is cervical kyphosis?

Kyphosis: cervical kyphosis is an abnormal alignment of the spine with the neck tending to pitch forward. this can cause pain or even neurologic symptoms with pinching of the spinal cord or nerve roots. ...Read more

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What does cervical kyphosis mean?

See your doctor: Cervical kyphosis is a reversal of the normal cervical curvature (which should be lordosis). This could be due to injury, muscle spasm, or congenital defect. It is quite unusual. After your doctor investigates, referral to a physical therapist to instruct you on a customized exercise program should help. ...Read more

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How do you treat cervical kyphosis?

Try physical therapy: Neck problems may respond to a good PT program, with eventual exercise on your own. Surgery is reserved for significant neck issues. On occasion, injections can help the rehab process. ...Read more

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What can be done for cervical kyphosis- please help?

See your doctor: Cervical kyphosis is a reversal of the normal cervical curvature (which should be lordosis). This could be due to injury, muscle spasm, or congenital defect. It is quite unusual. After your doctor investigates, referral to a physical therapist to instruct you on a customized exercise program should help. ...Read more

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What is the meaning of the diagnosis cervical kyphosis ?

See your doctor: Cervical kyphosis is a reversal of the normal cervical curvature (which should be lordosis). This could be due to injury, muscle spasm, or congenital defect. It is quite unusual. After your doctor investigates, referral to a physical therapist to instruct you on a customized exercise program should help. ...Read more

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Can forward head posture cause cervical kyphosis?

Can forward head posture cause cervical kyphosis?

It could!: When poor posture is not corrected, it could lead to this forward curvature!,, is this occurring to a male or a female? Old, do they have osteoporosis? More details are needed, ...Read more

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What is the role of steroids for cervical kyphosis?

What is the role of steroids for cervical kyphosis?

Usually none: Steroida can cause isteoporosis further weaking bone allowing for more kyphosis. Someines given to reduce inflammation related to conditiibs rhat creates the kyphosis like rheumatoid arthritis. ...Read more

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I was told I have cervical kyphosis. What is the treatment?

See your doctor: Cervical kyphosis is a reversal of the normal cervical curvature (which should be lordosis). This could be due to injury, muscle spasm, or congenital defect. It is quite unusual. After your doctor investigates, referral to a physical therapist to instruct you on a customized exercise program should help. ...Read more

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Cervical kyphosis---- what's the treatment?

Kyphosis: cervical kyphosis can cause pain or even nerve issues or even issues with the spinal cord. Treatments typically include anti-inflammatories, muscle relaxants, extended physical therapy, or even injections. Surgical intervention would also be considered depending on the severity of this and the symptoms. ...Read more

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Have cervical kyphosis and chronic neck pain.can that affect your back and cause back pajn as well.mild cervical stenisis and Degen disc in neck.

Have cervical kyphosis and chronic neck pain.can that affect your back and cause back pajn as well.mild cervical stenisis and Degen disc in neck.

NO question: This can cause the symptoms you ask about. You need to see your doctor for more advice in this regard. Make sure it is only mild and does not need surgery. Many times surgery can be avoided. Best wishes ...Read more

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Is there anything a 19 year old can do for lumbar lordosis with cervical kyphosis?

Is there anything a 19 year old can do for lumbar lordosis with cervical kyphosis?

It depends: How sever the condition it is , please gon and hae x-ray done and consult spne surgeon. Good luck, thank s. ...Read more

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Can chiropractic take away upper back shoulder and neck pain from 4 bulg cervical disc c3-c7 and cervical kyphosis also? Is this even causing my pain?

Can chiropractic take away upper back shoulder and neck pain from 4 bulg cervical disc c3-c7 and cervical kyphosis also? Is this even causing my pain?

Worth a shot: The first question is where are you getting all of this information? Have you had an mri? It would be very uncommon to have a cervical kyphosis. Chiro treatments can be very effective, but just be weary of the hard sell. I would not recommend more than 6 treatments if you are not seeing any benefits. Bulging discs do not necessarily cause pain. You are young and should get better! see pcp. ...Read more

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I have cervical kyphosis and over the past few days i've developed multiple joint pain in my left shoulder elbow and wrist. Are the 2 connected?

I have cervical kyphosis and over the past few days i've  developed multiple joint pain in my left shoulder elbow and wrist.  Are the 2 connected?

Musculoskeletal: Systemic conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system come to mind. Rheumatoid arthritis affects multiple joints, including spinal facet joints, shoulder and elbow/wrist/hand. Connective tissue laxity in ehlers danlos may be the contributing factor for these as well, your orthopedic provider may be a good resource for this. ...Read more

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Would a surgeon recommend Moderate-Severe Cervical Spine Stenosis @(c5-7) and kyphosis (c6) that is not symptomatic or slightly symptomatic?

Would a surgeon recommend Moderate-Severe Cervical Spine Stenosis @(c5-7) and kyphosis (c6) that is not symptomatic or slightly symptomatic?

Need second opinion: not sure what you mean? is he recommending surgery for this with no symptoms? maybe he sees something of danger that could happen like an aneurysm ready to blow ,[not there just example] so if so get another neurosurgeons opinion before going forth . never smoke , that kills you and ability to heal ...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


Dr. Zachariah George
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Curved Spine (Definition)

Curved spine = The human spine is normally curved. However excessive or abnormal curvatures can be seen with conditions like ...Read more