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Is a sore neck (for an extended period) a symptom of arthritis?

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Dr. Peter Corrado
Family Medicine

In brief: It could be

The neck contains 7 vertabrae and is capable of considerable mobility.
Because of this complexity it is a common site for arthritis to develop. However, there are other causes of neck pain including tenonitis, muscle spasm and strain and disc disease. Xrays can tell if significant arthritic changes are pressent. Different tests may be required to determine other causes of pain talk to your doc.

In brief: It could be

The neck contains 7 vertabrae and is capable of considerable mobility.
Because of this complexity it is a common site for arthritis to develop. However, there are other causes of neck pain including tenonitis, muscle spasm and strain and disc disease. Xrays can tell if significant arthritic changes are pressent. Different tests may be required to determine other causes of pain talk to your doc.
Dr. Peter Corrado
Dr. Peter Corrado
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Dr. Indu Lal
Pediatrics

In brief: Cause of pain

How did it started, what makes it worse, do you have other pains.

In brief: Cause of pain

How did it started, what makes it worse, do you have other pains.
Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lal
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