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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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Where is c5 and c6?

In the lower part of the neck, just above that really bumpy spot.

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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

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 is the treatment for herniated disk at C6-C7?

If you think you may have a herniated disk, either a doctor of chiropractic (DC) or an osteopathic physician (DO) should be able to determine if this is true, or if your pain

What is compression of C5 and C6 nerve root?

nerves exit from your spinal cord to the rest of your body through spaces between the vertebrae. (vertebrae in the neck region are called cervical vertebrae, and are numbered

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

What is anterior osteophytosis at C5 and C6?

C5 and C6 are cervical vertebrae found in the neck. Anterior  osteophytes of C5 and C6 are bone spurs that have formed on the  front portion of vertebrae 5 and 6 in your nec

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-C6?

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

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

'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