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Neck Osteoarthritis - Causes - Diagnosis - Symptoms - Treatment

Osteoarthritis (OA) in the neck, also known as cervical osteoarthritis, can cause pain, stiffness, and other symptoms. Learn about neck osteoarthritis causes, diagnosis, symptoms, pain relief, and treatment.
  1. Neck Pain Information
  2. Osteoarthritis Basics
  3. Osteoarthritis Diagnosis
  4. Osteoarthritis Symptoms
  5. Osteoarthritis Treatment

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The SymphonyPillow by Tempur-Pedic
The SymphonyPillow by Tempur-Pedic has a dual-sided design to provide support and comfort for back and side sleepers. Read my review.

Cervical Pillow Relieves Neck Pain
A cervical pillow can improve the alignment of your neck and spine, helping to relieve neck pain associated with arthritis. Choose a cervical pillow that suits you. There are several features to consider when looking for a cervical pillow, including size, shape, and material. Here are a few of your options.

Neck Osteoarthritis - What You Need to Know
The primary symptom of neck osteoarthritis is neck pain. There are many causes of neck pain however, so doctors must assess symptoms and perform diagnostic tests to rule out other causes before diagnosing neck osteoarthritis.

Facet Arthropathy - Fast Facts
Facet arthropathy is caused by facet joints becoming arthritic and painful. Facet joints are found in the posterior of the spine. There are 24 vertebrae which form the human spine. There are two facet joints between the vertebrae of each spinal segment along the spinal column.

Cervical Osteoarthritis / Cervical Spondylosis
Cervical spondylosis results from chronic degeneration of the cervical spine including the cushions between the neck vertebrae (cervical disks) and joints between the bones of the cervical spine.

Neck Pain
Neck pain may begin in any of the structures in the neck. These include muscles and nerves as well as spinal vertebrae and the cushioning disks in between. Neck pain may also come from regions near the neck, like the shoulder, jaw, head, and upper arms.

Cervical Spondylosis
Bones in the neck (cervical spine) progressively degenerate as we grow older. Over time, arthritis of the neck (cervical spondylosis) may result from bony spurs and problems with ligaments and disks, from AAOS.

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