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Are degenerative disc disease and disc space narrowing the same thing?
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Dr. John Washburn
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not really
I wouldn't say the terms are interchangeable, but certainly degenerative disc disease can be seen as disc space narrowing as described on xrays and other imaging.

In brief: Not really
I wouldn't say the terms are interchangeable, but certainly degenerative disc disease can be seen as disc space narrowing as described on xrays and other imaging.
Dr. John Washburn
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