Onset can be either insidious (typical) or acute (after fall or hyperextension injury).
Three basic clinical presentation, depending on the presence or absence of nerve root (radiculop...
Treat patients without neurologic findings conservatively:
Oral analgesics (NSAIDs) (2)[C]
Soft cervical collar (2)[C]
Avoid provocative activities.
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M47.812 Spondylosis w/o myelopathy or radiculopathy, cervical region
M47.12 Other spondylosis with myelopathy, cervical region
M47.892 Other spondylosis, cervical region
M47.22 Other spondylos...
Spondylosis is noninflammatory degenerative arthritis of the facet joints and intervertebral disks.
Most patients with cervical spondylosis remain asymptomatic. Symptomatic patients fal...
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