Neck Arthritis: Introduction
Neck Arthritis: Degenerative arthritic changes in the neck causing pain and loss of function; may be due to age-related degenerative change (osteoarthritis) or due to autoimmune disease (rheumatoid arthritis).
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Neck Arthritis is available below.
Symptoms of Neck Arthritis
- Degenerative changes that are apparent on Xray etc may be asymptomatic for some time
- Neck pain
- Neck stiffness
- Difficulty in moving neck and head
- Pain radiating to back of head and shoulder blades
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Neck Arthritis
Treatments for Neck Arthritis
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