What is osteoarthritis of the c5 c6 and c7?

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It may mean that the cartilage between those particular vertebrae is damaged or gone. causing pain and restriction to the nerves passing through the back bone and or between the vertebrae.
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Will you have to have surgery if you have a bulging disc on c4 c5 c6 c7 with c7 being the worst?

Not if it can be treated with non-surgical means, which is always the first option you should take. In any situation involving herniated disks, the only reason you should even

Where are c6 and c7 located?

Answer . The C6 and C7 vertebrae are the lowest two vertebrae of the cervical (neck) portion of your spine. The C7 can typically be identified by feeling the spinous proce

Is c6-c7 surgery dangerous?

Any spinal surgery is dangerous, but how risky it is depends on the type of doctor performing the operation, the damage being repaired, the type of procedure being done, how g

'What does it mean when the MRI comes back with C5-C6 and C6-C7 disc osteophytic complex with some narrowing of the left lateral recesses at these two levels?

From what I see in your question, you're talking about the bones in your neck called cervical bones. For the #'s you gave, it would mean there's narrowing or lack of a gap bet

Where is C5-C6?

Cervical spine--5th vertabrae, 6th cervical vertibral body, just above the shoulders.

What is anterior osteophytosis at C5 and C6?

C5 and C6 are cervical vertebrae found in the neck. Anteriorosteophytes of C5 and C6 are bone spurs that have formed on thefront portion of vertebrae 5 and 6 in your neck. Thi

Treatment for c6-c7 herniation?

If the herniation is problematic, an ACDF is a surgical procedure performed to correct cervical disc herniation. ACDF stands for anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. Basic

Where is c5 and c6?

In the lower part of the neck, just above that really bumpy spot.
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What is uncinate hypertrophy in the c5 c6?

The C5 and C6 are numbers of vertebrae in the human spinal column.A uncinate hypertrophy is an arthritic growth of bone on the spinalcolumn.
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What is osteophytes c5 c6 area?

A pain in the neck! Just kidding I too am looking up the answer. I could tell you I think it is the cause of what the doctor says is my carpel tunnel. I have pain in my arm an

What is mild to moderate degenerative disease at C4-C5 C5-C6 and C6-C7 with disc space narrowing and loss of signal?

Your spinal cord that runs through the bone which holds all of your nerves that send messages to the rest of your body are being pinched by bulging discs. The discs serve to c