Cervical degenerative spondylosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Osama Hussein Yonso

Presentation

Right-sided neck pain

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
  • early degenerative changes
  • mild straightening of the cervical spine
  • mild narrowing joint space at the C5-C6 level
  • mild narrowing joint space at the C6-C7 level with anterior and posterior osteophytes

Case Discussion

  • mild narrowing joint space at the C6-C7 level with anterior and posterior osteophytes, these findings are classified as spondylosis grade 2
  • elongation of the C7 transverse process is noted also

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