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What can cause cervical spine instability and what would be the symptoms ?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Varies

Cervical spine instability can be caused by injury, arthritic degeneration, and ligamentous laxity.
Symptoms vary, but can include neck pain, headaches, and possibly pain running into the arm.

In brief: Varies

Cervical spine instability can be caused by injury, arthritic degeneration, and ligamentous laxity.
Symptoms vary, but can include neck pain, headaches, and possibly pain running into the arm.
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