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One of my cervical spine bones hurts when i put pressure on it. Not touching per se but just pressing my head back and down at teh same time. cause?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
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In brief: Varies

There are a number of structures in the posterior neck that can potentially cause pain including the facet joints, ligaments, muscles, and bursa in the area.
A detailed exam and appropriate studies will likely determine the cause, don't hesitate to be seen.

In brief: Varies

There are a number of structures in the posterior neck that can potentially cause pain including the facet joints, ligaments, muscles, and bursa in the area.
A detailed exam and appropriate studies will likely determine the cause, don't hesitate to be seen.
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